CaniculeCan"i*cule\, n. Canicula. --Addison.
|the hot period between early July and early September; a period of inactivity [syn: dog days]|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a screen or mat covered with a dark material for shielding a camera lens from excess light or glare.|