Synonyms for calycle


1. epicalyx, false calyx, calycle, calyculus, bract
usage: a group of bracts simulating a calyx as in a carnation or hibiscus
2. calyculus, caliculus, calycle, structure, anatomical structure, complex body part, bodily structure, body structure
usage: a small cup-shaped structure (as a taste bud or optic cup or cavity of a coral containing a polyp)
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