Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Nubecula (Page: 985)

Nu*bec"u*la (?), n.; pl. Nubeculæ (-l&emac;). [L., dim. of nubes cloud.]

1. (Astron.) (a) A nebula. (b) pl. Specifically, the Magellanic clouds.

2. (Med.) (a) A slight spot on the cornea. (b) A cloudy object or appearance in urine. Dunglison.