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  • n. A caruncle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as caruncle.

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  • n. an outgrowth on a plant or animal such as a fowl's wattle or a protuberance near the hilum of certain seeds

Etymologies

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Latin caruncula ("a little piece of flesh").

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