Scrabble Word OPERCULUM

Definition of OPERCULUM:

  • a covering flap in plants, pl OPERCULA or OPERCULUMS [n OPERCULUMS or OPERCULA]
  • A lidlike structure of the spore-containing capsule of a moss
  • A secreted plate that serves to close the aperture of a gastropod mollusk's shell when the animal is retracted
  • A structure that closes or covers an aperture, in particular

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opercle opercula opercular operculars operculate operculated opercule opercules operculiform operculigerous

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operculums operetta operettas operette operettist operettists operon operons operose operosely
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