Calyx

Definition of Calyx

Ca´lyx   Pronunciation: kā´lĭks; 277
n.1.(Bot.) The covering of a flower. See Flower.
2.(Anat.) A cuplike division of the pelvis of the kidney, which surrounds one or more of the renal papillæ.

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botany, chlamys, coil, curl, curlicue, floral envelope, gyre, hull, pappus, perianth, perigone, perigonium, phytology, ringlet, roll, scroll, sepal, whorl
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