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sty·let, stylette (stī'let, stī-let'),
1. A flexible metallic rod inserted in the lumen of a flexible catheter to stiffen it and give it form during its passage.
2. A slender probe.
[It. stilletto, a dagger; dim. of L. stilus or stylus, a stake, a pen]
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stylethe stalk of the PISTIL of a flower connecting the STIGMA to the ovary.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005