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Definition 1: a small cup-shaped structure (as a taste bud or optic cup or cavity of a coral containing a polyp) - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for calycle in the sense of this definition

(calycle is a kind of ...) a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing and its construction and arrangement

"he has good bone structure"

(... is a kind of calycle ) (embryology) a two-walled cuplike depression that develops into the pigmented and sensory layers of the retina

Definition 2: a group of bracts simulating a calyx as in a carnation or hibiscus - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for calycle in the sense of this definition

(calycle is a kind of ...) a modified leaf or leaflike part just below and protecting an inflorescence

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