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a small appendage.
Historical Examples

appendicle: a small appendix: in some bees, a small sclerite at tip of labrum.
Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology John. B. Smith

a small appendage


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  • Appendicolithiasis

    appendicolithiasis appendicolithiasis ap·pen·di·co·li·thi·a·sis (ə-pěn’dĭ-kō-lĭ-thī’ə-sĭs) n. Concretions in the vermiform appendix.

  • Appendico-

    appendico- appendico- pref. Vermiform appendix: appendicolithiasis.

  • Appendicostomy

    appendicostomy appendicostomy ap·pen·di·cos·to·my (ə-pěn’dĭ-kŏs’tə-mē) n. Surgical opening of the tip of the veriform appendix to irrigate the bowel.

  • Appendicular artery

    appendicular artery appendicular artery n. The branch of the ileocolic artery that supplies the vermiform appendix. Historical Examples Point of accession to appendix of proximal branch of appendicular artery derived from posterior ileo-ccal artery. The Anatomy of the Human Peritoneum and Abdominal Cavity George. S. Huntington

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