Definition of tubercule in English:

tubercule

Pronunciation /ˈtjuːbəkjuːl/ /ˈtʃuːbəkjuːl/

noun

  • Tubercle.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Peter Lowe (cc1550–1610), surgeon and founder of the Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. From classical Latin tūberculum tubercle, with omission of the ending.