Fu"ni*cle (?), n. [L. funiculus, dim. of funis cord, rope: cf. F. funicule funicle (in sense 2). Cf. Funambulo.] Bot.

1.

A small cord, ligature, or fiber.

2. Bot.

The little stalk that attaches a seed to the placenta.

 

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