bursicle


bursicle
bur·si·cle

English syllables. 2014.

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  • bursicle — ˈbərsə̇kəl noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin bursicula, diminutive of Medieval Latin bursa bag, purse more at purse botany : a pursed or pouched receptacle …   Useful english dictionary

  • burse —   n. purse; bourse; bursary; Roman Catholic, purse like container of Communion cloth.    ♦ bursicle, n. Botany, purse shaped pod.    ♦ bursiculate, a. having shape of small purse.    ♦ bursiform, a. purse shaped …   Dictionary of difficult words