un gulae


noun, plural ungulae [uhng-gyuh-lee] .
Botany. an unguis.

1350–1400; Middle English < Latin ungula a claw, hoof, talon, diminutive of unguis unguis

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ungula (ˈʌŋɡjʊlə)
n , pl -lae
1.  maths a truncated cone, cylinder, etc
2.  a rare word for hoof
[C18: from Latin: hoof, from unguis nail]

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