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Overview of noun hilum

The noun hilum has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (5) hilus, hilum

((anatomy) a depression or fissure where vessels or nerves or ducts enter a bodily organ; "the hilus of the kidney")

2. hilum

(the scar on certain seeds marking its point of attachment to the funicle) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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