Words that end in cule

-cule suffix The definition of cule is small. An example of the suffix cule is molecule.   any very large complex molecule crepusculethe time of day immediately following sunset animalculemicroscopic organism such as an amoeba or paramecium minusculevery small minisculevery small graticulea network of fine lines, dots, cross hairs, or wires in the focal plane of the eyepiece of an optical instrument fasciculean installment of a printed work majusculeone of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis moleculethe simplest structural unit of an element or compound ridiculelanguage or behavior intended to mock or humiliate reticulea network of lines in the eyepiece of an optical instrument flocculea small loosely aggregated mass of flocculent material suspended in or precipitated from a liquid basculea structure or device in which one end is counterbalanced by the other (on the principle of the seesaw) sacculea small sac or pouch spiculesmall pointed structure serving as a skeletal element in various marine and freshwater invertebrates e.g. sponges and corals maculea patch of skin that is discolored but not usually elevated loculea small cavity or space within an organ or in a plant or animal

-cule

suffix
The definition of cule is small.

An example of the suffix cule is molecule.


any very large complex molecule

crepuscule
the time of day immediately following sunset

animalcule
microscopic organism such as an amoeba or paramecium

minuscule
very small

miniscule
very small

graticule
a network of fine lines, dots, cross hairs, or wires in the focal plane of the eyepiece of an optical instrument

fascicule
an installment of a printed work

majuscule
one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis

molecule
the simplest structural unit of an element or compound

ridicule
language or behavior intended to mock or humiliate

reticule
a network of lines in the eyepiece of an optical instrument

floccule
a small loosely aggregated mass of flocculent material suspended in or precipitated from a liquid

bascule
a structure or device in which one end is counterbalanced by the other (on the principle of the seesaw)

saccule
a small sac or pouch

spicule
small pointed structure serving as a skeletal element in various marine and freshwater invertebrates e.g. sponges and corals

macule
a patch of skin that is discolored but not usually elevated

locule
a small cavity or space within an organ or in a plant or animal