cucullus definition

  • noun:
    • A hood-shaped organ, resembling a cowl or monk's hood, as specific concave and curved sepals or petals.
    • A color marking or construction regarding the head somewhat resembling a hood.
    • A cowl or monk's-hood: like in the proverb Cucullus non facit monachum (the cowl does not result in the monk). See bonnet.
    • [NL.] In zoology and structure, a formation or coloration of the mind like or likened to a hood.
    • In botany, an organ collapsed by means of a hood or cowl, due to the fact top sepal of Aconitum.

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