plumula


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plumula

(ˈpluːmjʊlə)
n
1. (Zoology) ornithol a down feather
2. (Botany) botany the part of a young plant that becomes the shoot system
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hydrozoans, bryozoans, serpulid and spionid polychaetes, Cliona celata, and Litophaga plumula.