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We found 34 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word velum:
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General dictionaries General (24 matching dictionaries)
  1. velum: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. velum: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. velum: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. velum: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. velum: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. velum: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. velum: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. velum: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  9. velum: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  10. velum: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  11. velum: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  12. Velum (disambiguation), Velum: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. Velum: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. velum: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  15. velum: Rhymezone [home, info]
  16. Velum: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  17. velum: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  18. velum: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  19. velum: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  20. velum: Luciferous Logolepsy [home, info]
  21. velum: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  22. velum: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  23. velum: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  24. velum: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. velum: Global Glossary [home, info]
  2. Velum: Lexicon of Linguistics [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Velum (anatomy), Velum (physiology), velum: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. velum: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Velum (anatomy), Velum (physiology), velum: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. velum: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. velum: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  2. velum: Flora of New South Wales [home, info]
  3. Velum: Fishkeeping glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. velum: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (velum)

noun:  a muscular flap that closes off the nasopharynx during swallowing or speaking
noun:  membrane initially completely investing the young sporophore of various mushrooms that is ruptured by growth; represented in the mature mushroom by a volva around lower part of stem and scales on upper surface of the cap
noun:  membrane of the young sporophore of various mushrooms extending from the margin of the cap to the stem and is ruptured by growth; represented in mature mushroom by an annulus around the stem and sometimes a cortina on the margin of the cap

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