from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A small, scalelike thallus lobe of certain lichens.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In botany and zoology, same as
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Bot.) Same as
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- noun botany, mycology A small
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- noun a minute scale
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[Latin squāmula, diminutive of squāma, scale.]
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