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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.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cauliculus m (genitive cauliculī); second declension

  1. small cabbage
  2. stalk, stem

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cauliculus cauliculī
genitive cauliculī cauliculōrum
dative cauliculō cauliculīs
accusative cauliculum cauliculōs
ablative cauliculō cauliculīs
vocative caulicule cauliculī

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