nucule


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nucule

(ˈnjuːkjuːl)
n
(Botany) a rare word for nutlet
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In this region the zone Xc is represented by a nucule formation (baculite marlite clay).
A nucule could therefore be interpreted either as a dispersed zygote or as a detached gametophyte fragment with a retained zygote.