Words Like RADICLE
We have put together a list of words that are similar to RADICLE.
1 Alternative Words Similar to radicle
10 definitions of radicle
The rudimentary shoot of a plant which supports the cotyledons in the seed, and from which the root is developed downward; the root of the embryo.
A rootlet: same as radicel.
Specifically, same as caulicle: by late writers appropriately restricted to the rudimentary root at the lower extremity of the caulicle.
In anatomy and zoology, a little root or root-like part; a radix: as, the radicles of a vein (the minute vessels which unite to form a vein); the radicle of a nerve.
In philology, same as radical, 1.
In chem., same as radical, 2.
In the graptolites, the proximal extension of the virgula.
(anatomy) a small structure resembling a rootlet (such as a fibril of a nerve)