Definition of Lodicules

1. Noun. (plural of lodicule) ¹



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Definition of Lodicules

1. lodicule [n] - See also: lodicule

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lodicules

lodgepole pines
lodgepoles
lodger
lodgers
lodges
lodgest
lodgeth
lodging
lodging house
lodgings
lodgment
lodgments
lodicula
lodiculae
lodicule
lodicules (current term)
lodranite
lods
loeffler pneumonia
loellingite
loellingites
loess
loessal
loesses
loessial
loeven's larva
loewite
lofe
lofendazam
lofentanil

Literary usage of Lodicules

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1. The Forest Flora of North-west and Central India: A Handbook of the by John Lindsay Stewart, Dietrich Brandis (1874)
"lodicules 2 or 3 ; style deciduous, deeply 2- or 8-fid ; em- I bryo conspicuous on the ... lodicules none ; style filiform, undivided or 2-3-nd at the apex, ..."

2. Microscope in the Brewery and Malt-house by Charles George Matthews, Francis Edward Lott (1889)
"It has been argued* that the Corn-bristle and lodicules together constitute an arrangement adapted for the capillary absorption of liquids, ..."

3. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"The function of the lodicules is the separation of the pale and glume to allow the protrusion of stamens and stigmas; they effect this by swelling and thus ..."

4. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1898)
"WW ROWLEE: The Morphological Significance of the lodicules of Grasses. This study was based on an examination of bamboo flowers, in which genus three to six ..."

5. The Grasses of Iowa by Louis Hermann Pammel, Julius Buel Weems, Carleton Roy Ball, F. Lamson-Scribner, Harry Foster Bain (1901)
"In grasses where they swell only a little the spikelets open but slightly, and where the lodicules are membranous or entirely lacking, the spikelet remains ..."

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