[raj-oo-luh] /ˈrædʒ ʊ lə/
noun, plural radulae
[raj-oo-lee] /ˈrædʒ ʊˌli/ (Show IPA)
a chitinous band in the mouth of most mollusks, set with numerous, minute, horny teeth and drawn backward and forward over the floor of the mouth in the process of breaking up food.
noun (pl) -lae (-ˌliː)
a horny tooth-bearing strip on the tongue of molluscs that is used for rasping food
surgical instrument, 1753, from Latin radula “scraper, scraping iron,” from radere “to scrape” (see raze). Related: Radular.
[rey] /reɪ/ noun 1. John, 1813–93, Scottish surgeon and Arctic explorer. 2. a male given name, form of or . 3. a female given name, form of . abbreviation (in Britain) 1. Royal Aircraft Establishment right atrial enlargement
[rad-weyst] /ˈrædˌweɪst/ noun 1. . See radioactive waste.
[rey-bern] /ˈreɪ bərn/ noun 1. Sir Henry, 1756–1823, Scottish painter. /ˈreɪˌbɜːn/ noun 1. Sir Henry. 1756–1823, Scottish portrait painter
abbreviation 1. Royal Army Educational Corps