corpusculum


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cor·pus·cle

(kōr'pŭs-ĕl),
1. A small mass or body.
2. A blood cell.
Synonym(s): corpusculum
[L. corpusculum, dim. of corpus, body]

corpusculum

/cor·pus·cu·lum/ (kor-pus´ku-lum) pl. corpus´cula   [L.] corpuscle.

cor·pus·cle

(kōr'pŭs-ĕl)
1. A small mass or body.
2. A blood cell.
Synonym(s): corpusculum.
[L. corpusculum, dim. of corpus, body]
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Experimental evidence concerning the role of the corpusculum in Asclepias pollination.
Quotiens aliqua infirmitas supervenerit, corpus et sanguinem Christi ille qui aegrotat accipiat; oleum benedictum a presbyteris humiliter ac fideliter petat, et inde corpusculum suum ungueat, ut illud quod scriptum est impleatur in eo: "Infirmatur aliquis?
Within the Asclepiadaceae sensu Cronquist (1981), the nature of corpusculum attachment to the style-stigma head in Secarnone (Kunze, 1991) is also anomalous.