HyperDic: cupule

English > 2 senses of the word cupule:
NOUNplantcupule, acorn cupcup-shaped structure of hardened bracts at the base of an acorn
animalcupulea sucker on the feet of certain flies
English > cupule: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningCup-shaped structure of hardened bracts at the base of an acorn.
Synonymacorn cup
Part ofacornfruit of the oak tree
BroadercupCup-shaped plant organ
Adjectivescupularshaped like (or supporting) a cupule
English > cupule: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningA sucker on the feet of certain flies.
BroadersuckerAn organ specialized for sucking nourishment or for adhering to objects by suction
Adjectivescupularshaped like (or supporting) a cupule

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