sacculi

sacculus

[sak-yuh-luhs]
noun, plural sacculi [sak-yuh-lahy] .
a saccule.

Origin:
1615–25; < Latin, equivalent to sacc(us) sack1 + -ulus -ule

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sacculus

noun
a small sac or pouch (especially the smaller chamber of the membranous labyrinth) [syn: saccule
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