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Meaning of "funiculus" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD FUNICULUS

From Latin.
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PRONUNCIATION OF FUNICULUS

funiculus  [fjuːˈnɪkjʊləs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FUNICULUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Funiculus is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FUNICULUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of funiculus in the English dictionary

The definition of funiculus in the dictionary is a cordlike part or structure, esp a small bundle of nerve fibres in the spinal cord.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FUNICULUS


apiculus
əˈpɪkjʊləs
calycle
kəˈlɪkjʊləs
calyculus
kəˈlɪkjʊləs
canaliculus
ˌkænəˈlɪkjʊləs
cavernicolous
ˌkævəˈnɪkjʊləs
colliculus
kɒˈlɪkjʊləs
fasciculus
fəˈsɪkjʊləs
folliculous
fɒˈlɪkjʊləs
fonticulus
fɒnˈtɪkjʊləs
meticulous
mɪˈtɪkjʊləs
monticulous
mɒnˈtɪkjʊləs
monticulus
mɒnˈtɪkjʊləs
panniculus
pəˈnɪkjʊləs
pediculous
pɪˈdɪkjʊləs
periculous
pəˈrɪkjʊləs
proventriculus
ˌprəʊvɛnˈtrɪkjʊləs
ridiculous
rɪˈdɪkjʊləs
utriculus
juːˈtrɪkjʊləs
ventriculus
vɛnˈtrɪkjʊləs
vermiculous
vɜːˈmɪkjʊləs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FUNICULUS

fungoidal
fungosity
fungous
fungus
fungus-like
funicle
funicular
funicular railway
funiculate
funiculi
funk
funk hole
funker
funkia
funkier
funkiest
funkily
funkiness
funkster
funky

WORDS THAT END LIKE FUNICULUS

calculus
differential calculus
Diodorus Siculus
dracunculus
flocculus
formal calculus
functional calculus
homunculus
infinitesimal calculus
integral calculus
lambda calculus
loculus
oculus
precalculus
predicate calculus
propositional calculus
ranunculus
renal calculus
sacculus
stimulus
surculus

Synonyms and antonyms of funiculus in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «funiculus» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FUNICULUS

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1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

funiculus
570 millions of speakers

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funiculus
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

funiculus
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الحبلة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Funiculus
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

funiculus
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কর্ড
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

funicule
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Funiculus
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Funiculus
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

삭조
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Funiculus
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

căn phối
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

funiculus
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फिकर्यूलस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kordon
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

funiculus
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

funiculus
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Funiculus
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Funiculus
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

funiculus
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

funiculus
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

funiculus
10 millions of speakers
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funiculus
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of funiculus

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FUNICULUS»

The term «funiculus» is regularly used and occupies the 88.572 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FUNICULUS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about funiculus

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FUNICULUS»

Discover the use of funiculus in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to funiculus and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Central Nervous System of Vertebrates: With Posters
pyramidal tract in the dorsolateral funiculus. The rubrospinal tract occupies a dorsal position in the dorsolateral funiculus in species with a corticospinal tract descending in the dorsal funiculus (marsupials, rodents, the tree shrew Tupaia glis) or ...
R. Nieuwenhuys, Hendrik Jan Donkelaar, Charles Nicholson, 1998
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Veterinary Neuroanatomy and Clinical Neurology
to the contralateral lateral funiculus. They continue crani- ally into the medulla and enter the cerebellum through the caudal cerebellar peduncle. Cervicospinovestibular Pathway. For the vestibular special proprioceptive system to function, ...
Alexander DeLahunta, Eric Glass, 2009
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Neuroanatomy and the Neurologic Exam: A Thesaurus of ...
61, 64) and uses only the term "dorsolateral funiculus" in his textual description of the "spinocervicothalamic tract" (p. 92-94), there are, unfortunately, misprints in his Fig. 2-9 (p. 75) and Fig. 2-12 (p. 85). In these figures, the spinocervical tract is  ...
Terence R. Anthoney, 1993
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The Spinal Cord: A Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation ...
The ascending spinal projections in the ventrolateral funiculus transmit nociceptive, thermal, non-discriminative touch and pressure information to supraspinal levels. The fibers located in the ventrolateral spinal cord maintain their position ...
Charles Watson, George Paxinos, Gulgun Kayalioglu, 2009
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Thieme Atlas of Anatomy: Head and Neuroanatomy
Head and Neuroanatomy Michael Schünke, Erik Schulte, Udo Schumacher Lawrence M. Ross, Edward D. Lamperti. Posterior funiculus 9.3 Spinal Cord: Internal Divisions of the Gray Matter 9.4. Medulla oblongata Atlas Cervical enlargement ...
Michael Schünke, Erik Schulte, Lawrence M. Ross, 2007
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Flower Seeds: Biology and Technology
Diagrammatic illustration of ovule development: A - integument beginning to surround the nucellus; B - further integument development; C - elongation of funiculus and ovule; D - integuments surround nucellus except for micropylar opening ...
M. B. McDonald, Francis Y. Kwong, 2005
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The Human Central Nervous System: A Synopsis and Atlas
The White Matter of the Cord It has already been mentioned that the posterior funiculus consists mainly of primary afferent fibres, which ascend without synaptic interruption to the dorsal column nuclei. The white matter of the anterior and ...
Rudolf Nieuwenhuys, Jan Voogd, Christiaan van Huijzen, 2007
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Histopathology of Seed-Borne Infections
Whether vascular, or from intercellular spaces, the infection can reach the ovule either through the funiculus, which connects ovule and seed to the fruit at the placenta, or it may enter the ovary and fruit cavity after breaking the wall. In the latter ...
Dalbir Singh, S. B. Mathur, 2004
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Descending Pathways to the Spinal Cord
In keeping with previous data the hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus was shown to project via the lateral funiculus, the interstitial nucleus of the flm via the dorsalmost part of the ventral funiculus and the nucleus ruber by way of the dorsal ...
H. G. J. M. Kuypers, G. F. Martin, 2011
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Cunningham's textbook of anatomy
As the spino-thalamic tract ascends in the spinal medulla its fibres are not gathered into a compact strand, but are more or less loosely scattered in the lateral funiculus. Association Fibres in the Posterior Funiculus. — But the whole of the fibres ...
Daniel John Cunningham, 1818

6 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FUNICULUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term funiculus is used in the context of the following news items.
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Non-destructive high-throughput DNA extraction and genotyping …
Delinted or undelinted seeds were sanded on the end opposite the funiculus using a sanding drum (Dremel #407; Dremel, Racine, WI) with 60-grit sanding ... «BioTechniques.com, May 15»
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Carving into the science of a pumpkin
... is a fruit, and it's a type of berry. this is the portion that you would eat. but what is all this stringy stuff…the technical name is the funiculus. «WTHI, Oct 14»
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New artificial, bionic hands start to get real feelings
Just to clarify here, a nerve bundle, or funiculus, is in turn composed of several smaller nerve fasciculi. For now, the researchers use just one ... «ExtremeTech, Dec 13»
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A tribute to Sterne on his 300th birthday.
Tristram seems to feel his funiculus umbilicalis like a vestigial limb; his process of composition is not merely digressive but regressive, tracing ... «lareviewofbooks, Nov 13»
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Intriguing Science Art From the University of Wisconsin
In fact, you can even see the umbilical cord-like structure, called a funiculus, that connects the seed to the placenta. After considering artistic ... «Smithsonian, Apr 13»
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The curious seeds of an invasive tree
The seeds are small (2-3mm long), and they are fastened to the pod by a reddish-orange seed stalk, called an aril or funiculus, that folds twice ... «Salon, Mar 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Funiculus [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/funiculus>. Jul 2020 ».
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