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Hair grows in hair follicles and hair follicles take their name from folliculus, a Latin word meaning "little bag."
This Polo corresponds with the folliculus, the pallone, the baloun-game (moyen âge) of Europe, where the horse is not such a companion of man; and whereof the classics sang: —
And unless the little sack [folliculus] of the placenta is the intermediary between the falling blood and the child, [the blood] by penetrating would kill him who is exposed.
Et nisi secundinae folliculus inter sanguinem cadentem et puerum medius esset, ipsum in nudo contactum penetrando occideret.
Incunabulum: = folliculus and cocoon; q.v. Incurved - ate: bowed or curved inwards.
This Polo corresponds with the folliculus, the pallone, the baloun-game