Barbule : Definition

Barbule

Not Logged In: Login?

Definitions of Barbule

Pronunciation : Bar"bule
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [L. barbula, fr. barba beard.]
Definition : 1. A very minute barb or beard. Booth.

2. (Zoöl.)

Defn: One of the processes along the edges of the barbs of a feather, by which adjacent barbs interlock. See Feather.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Search

Search :

Random Words

Similar Sites of Interest

Share

Permalink for Sharing :
Share :
Home|About|Contact|Languages|Privacy Policy