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Medical Term:

verticil

Pronunciation: ver'ti-sil

Definition: A collection of similar parts radiating from a common axis.

Synonym(s): vortex1, whorl4

[L. verticillus, the whirl of a spindle, dim. of vertex, a whirl]

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