WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
bulb•let (bulb′lit),USA pronunciation n. [Bot.]
- Plant Biologya small bulb or bulblike structure, esp. one growing in the axils of leaves, as in the tiger lily, or replacing flowers, as in the onion. Also called bulbil.
- bulb + -let 1835–45
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