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- n. A caruncle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as caruncle.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an outgrowth on a plant or animal such as a fowl's wattle or a protuberance near the hilum of certain seeds
Latin caruncula ("a little piece of flesh"). (Wiktionary)