rodlet

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EtymologyEdit

From rod +‎ -let.

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NounEdit

rodlet (plural rodlets)

  1. Any small rod, or rod-shaped structure.
    • 1972, Vladimir Nabokov, Transparent Things, McGraw-Hill 1972, p. 7:
      It issues in one continuous appetizing rodlet [...], which looks as if it retained the shape of an earthworm's tract (but watch, watch, do not be deflected!).

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