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locule

Line breaks: loc¦ule
Pronunciation: /ˈlɒkjuːl
 
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Definition of locule in English:

noun

Another term for loculus.
Example sentences
  • Other morphological characters, such as the low number of stamens or ovary locules, and the sometimes rather unspecialized nectarial bracts, could also point towards a close relationship between these two genera.
  • The number of orbicules present on the locule surface is well in excess of the number of pollen grains within the locule.
  • Parenchyma cells of the pith were packed more closely, especially near to structures such as the locules and vascular bundles.

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