auricular tubercle n.
See Darwinian tubercle.
the bilaterally symmetrical, ciliated larva of a holothurian. Historical Examples The presence of two rings instead of one distinguishes the Bipinnaria from the auricularia. The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4) Francis Maitland Balfour With a few exceptions the auricularia type of larva is common to the Holothuria. The Works of Francis […]
having or earlike parts. shaped like an ear. Historical Examples The auriculate hafting area is usually contracted rounded, but may be parallel rounded or expanded rounded. Handbook of Alabama Archaeology: Part I Point Types James W. Cambron The hafting area is auriculate and may be pointed or rounded. Handbook of Alabama Archaeology: Part I Point […]
auriculotemporal auriculotemporal au·ric·u·lo·tem·po·ral (ô-rĭk’yə-lō-těm’pər-əl, -těm’prəl) adj. Of or relating to the auricle of the ear and the temple.