Definition of Plumules
1. plumule [n] - See also: plumule
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plumules
Literary usage of Plumules
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Memoirs and Proceedings of the Manchester Literary & Philosophical Society by Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society (1868)
"Further Remarks on the plumules or Battledore Scales of some of the Lepidoptera, with Illustrations by Mr. J. SIDEBOTHAM. By JOHN WATSON, Esq. [Head before ..."
2. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera: A Text-book for Students and by James William Tutt (1902)
"The antenna; with long plumules compared with those of normal î s and with numerous dark hairs fringing them as in normal î s ..."
3. Report of the Annual Meeting (1856)
"Of these— 41 radicles and 19 plumules came up in one instance X ' dk 46 radicles and 18 ... 44 radicles and 18 plumules came up under green glass. ..."
4. Stoddart's Encyclopaedia Americana: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and by American supplement, Encyclopaedia britannica (1884)
"... and usually dense nasal plumules concealing the nostrils ; related to the starlings and birds-of-paradise, and comprising the ravens, crows, rooks, ..."
5. Report by British Association for the Advancement of Science (1856)
"Of these— 46 radicles and 18 plumules came up under violet light. 41 radicles and 19 plumules came up in one instance "1 . , , 44 radicles and 18 ..."