Mucro



[myoo-kroh] /ˈmyu kroʊ/

noun, plural mucrones
[myoo-kroh-neez] /myuˈkroʊ niz/ (Show IPA). Botany, Zoology.
1.
a short point projecting abruptly, as at the end of a leaf.
/ˈmjuːkrəʊ/
noun (pl) mucrones (mjuːˈkrəʊniːz)
1.
(biology) a short pointed projection from certain parts or organs, as from the tip of a leaf

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