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Actinula
Actinula Ac*tin"u*la, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, a ray.] (Zo["o]l.) A kind of embryo of certain hydroids (Tubularia), having a stellate form.
Echinulate
Echinulate E*chin"u*late, a. (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) Set with small spines or prickles.
Epinula magistralis
Domine Dom"i*ne, n. [See Dominie.] 1. A name given to a pastor of the Reformed Church. The word is also applied locally in the United States, in colloquial speech, to any clergyman. 2. [From Sp. domine a schoolmaster.] (Zo["o]l.) A West Indian fish (Epinula magistralis), of the family Trichiurid[ae]. It is a long-bodied, voracious fish.
Gallinula chloropus
Gallinule Gal"li*nule, n. [L. gallinula chicken, dim. of gallina hen: cf. F. gallinule.] (Zo["o]l.) One of several wading birds, having long, webless toes, and a frontal shield, belonging to the family Rallidae. They are remarkable for running rapidly over marshes and on floating plants. The purple gallinule of America is Ionornis Martinica, that of the Old World is Porphyrio porphyrio. The common European gallinule (Gallinula chloropus) is also called moor hen, water hen, water rail, moor coot, night bird, and erroneously dabchick. Closely related to it is the Florida gallinule (Gallinula galeata). Note: The purple gallinule of Southern Europe and Asia was formerly believed to be able to detect and report adultery, and for that reason, chiefly, it was commonly domesticated by the ancients.
Gallinula galeata
Gallinule Gal"li*nule, n. [L. gallinula chicken, dim. of gallina hen: cf. F. gallinule.] (Zo["o]l.) One of several wading birds, having long, webless toes, and a frontal shield, belonging to the family Rallidae. They are remarkable for running rapidly over marshes and on floating plants. The purple gallinule of America is Ionornis Martinica, that of the Old World is Porphyrio porphyrio. The common European gallinule (Gallinula chloropus) is also called moor hen, water hen, water rail, moor coot, night bird, and erroneously dabchick. Closely related to it is the Florida gallinule (Gallinula galeata). Note: The purple gallinule of Southern Europe and Asia was formerly believed to be able to detect and report adultery, and for that reason, chiefly, it was commonly domesticated by the ancients.
Inula helenium
Helenin Hel"e*nin, n. (Chem.) A neutral organic substance found in the root of the elecampane (Inula helenium), and extracted as a white crystalline or oily material, with a slightly bitter taste.
Lacinula
Lacinula La*cin"u*la, n.; pl. Lacinul[ae], E. Lacinulas. [NL.] (Bot.) A diminutive lacinia.
Lacinulae
Lacinula La*cin"u*la, n.; pl. Lacinul[ae], E. Lacinulas. [NL.] (Bot.) A diminutive lacinia.
Lacinulas
Lacinula La*cin"u*la, n.; pl. Lacinul[ae], E. Lacinulas. [NL.] (Bot.) A diminutive lacinia.
Limnocryptes gallinula
Jacksnipe Jack"snipe`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A small European snipe (Limnocryptes gallinula); -- called also judcock, jedcock, juddock, jed, and half snipe. (b) A small American sandpiper (Tringa maculata); -- called also pectoral sandpiper, and grass snipe.
Retinula
Retinula Re*tin"u*la, n.; pl. Retinul[ae]. [NL., dim. of NL. & E. retina.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the group of pigmented cells which surround the retinophor[ae] of invertebrates. See Illust. under Ommatidium.
Retinulae
Retinula Re*tin"u*la, n.; pl. Retinul[ae]. [NL., dim. of NL. & E. retina.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the group of pigmented cells which surround the retinophor[ae] of invertebrates. See Illust. under Ommatidium.
Retinulate
Retinulate Re*tin"u*late, a. (Zo["o]l.) Having, or characterized by, retinul?.
Vaginula
Vaginula Va*gin"u*la, n. [L., dim. of vagina sheath.] (Bot.) (a) A little sheath, as that about the base of the pedicel of most mosses. (b) One of the tubular florets in composite flowers. --Henslow.

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- Inula acaulis Schott & Kotschy ex Tchihat. – stemless inula Inula acervata S.Moore Inula acinacifolia Gand. Inula a****inata DC. Inula afghanica Inula...
- Elecampane (/ˌɛlɪkæmˈpeɪn/), Inula helenium, also called horse-heal or elfdock, is a widespread plant species in the sunflower family Asteraceae. It is...
- Inula britannica, the British yellowhead or meadow fleabane, is a Eurasian species of plant in the genus Inula within the daisy family. It is widespread...
- Inula racemosa is an Asian plant in the daisy family native to the temperate and alpine western Himalayas of Xinjiang, Afghanistan, Kashmir, Nepal, ****stan...
- Inula salicina (common name Irish fleabane (UK) or willowleaf yellowhead) is a plant species in the genus Inula in the family Asteraceae. It is found...
- Inula magnifica, the giant fleabane, is a species of flowering plant in the sunflower family Asteraceae, native to the eastern Caucasus. It is a tall...
- Inula conyza, known as ploughman's-spikenard, is a species of plant from family Asteraceae found in Europe, North Africa, and the Near East. The Plant...
- Inula spiraeifolia is a European species perennial herbaceous plant belonging to the genus Inula within the daisy family. Inula spiraeifolia reaches a...
- can smell like shoe polish. It was first described by Carl Linnaeus as Inula crithmoides in his book 'Species Plantarum' 2 on page 883 in 1753 and then...
- Trixis inula, the tropical threefold, is a plant species native to Texas, Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and the West Indies. It is...