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cauliculus

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin cauliculus (little stalk).

NounEdit

cauliculus (plural cauliculi)

  1. (architecture) In the Corinthian capital, one of the eight stalks rising out of the lower leafage and terminating in leaves which seem to support the volutes.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Diminutive of caulis.

NounEdit

cauliculus

  1. small cabbage
  2. stalk, stem

DescendantsEdit