Definition of flabellum in English:


Syllabification: fla·bel·lum
Pronunciation: /fləˈbeləm

noun (plural flabella /-ˈbelə/)

  • 1A fan, especially an elegant, ornamental one used in Christian ritual.
    More example sentences
    • Adriana's trance was completed by the gigantic movement of the flabellum, like a huge single-winged insect, over the Host.
  • 1.1 Biology , • historical A fan-shaped organ, part, or anatomical structure.

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