rhachilla

World English Dictionary
rachilla or rhachilla (rəˈkɪlə)
 
n
(in grasses) the short stem of a spikelet that bears the florets
 
[C19: from New Latin, diminutive of rachis]
 
rhachilla or rhachilla
 
n
 
[C19: from New Latin, diminutive of rachis]

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World English Dictionary
rhachilla (rəˈkɪlə)
 
n
a variant spelling of rachilla

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