caruncle

Definitions of caruncle
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n an outgrowth on a plant or animal such as a fowl's wattle or a protuberance near the hilum of certain seeds

Synonyms:
caruncula
Types:
lappet, wattle
a fleshy wrinkled and often brightly colored fold of skin hanging from the neck or throat of certain birds (chickens and turkeys) or lizards
Type of:
appendage, outgrowth, process
a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant

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