from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A minor cone of a volcano.
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- n. Alternative form of monticle.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See monticle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as monticle.
- n. In the tabulate corals of the family Clætetidæ, a group of autopores which form a slightly elevated cluster on the surface of the corallum.
- n. Same as monticulus.
French, from Late Latin monticulus, diminutive of Latin mōns, mont-, mountain; see men-2 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)