WORD OF THE DAY.

The Word of the Day comes from "The Memory Police" by Yoko Ogawa. It is shortlisted for the 2020 International Booker.


CALYX





NOUN

calyces (plural noun) · calyxes (plural noun) · calix (noun) · calixes (plural noun) · calices (plural noun)

  1. botany the sepals of a flower, typically forming a whorl that encloses the petals and forms a protective layer around a flower in bud.Compare with corolla.

  2. zoology a cuplike cavity or structure.




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