• Definition for "calyculus"
    • Biology a little cup-shaped structure.
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calyculus definition

  • noun:
    • Biology a little cup-shaped structure.
    • Botany A group of tiny bracts that resembles a calyx.
    • any cup-shaped construction.
    • several bracts resembling an outer calyx.
    • Same as calycle, 1.
    • a team of bracts simulating a calyx as with a carnation or hibiscus
    • a tiny cup-shaped framework (as a taste bud or optic cup or hole of a coral containing a polyp)
    • Biology A small cup-shaped construction.
    • Botany a small grouping of small bracts that resembles a calyx.
    • any cup-shaped construction.
    • a team of bracts resembling an outer calyx.
    • just like calycle, 1.
    • a group of bracts simulating a calyx as with a carnation or hibiscus
    • a little cup-shaped structure (as a taste bud or optic cup or hole of a coral containing a polyp)
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