What does fascicle mean?

Definitions for fascicle
ˈfæs ɪ kəlfas·ci·cle

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fascicle.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fascicle, fascicule(noun)

    an installment of a printed work

  2. fiber bundle, fibre bundle, fascicle, fasciculus(noun)

    a bundle of fibers (especially nerve fibers)


  1. fascicle(Noun)

    A bundle or cluster.

  2. fascicle(Noun)

    : A bundle of skeletal muscle fibers surrounded by connective tissue.

  3. fascicle(Noun)

    : A cluster of flowers or leaves, such as the bundles of the thin leaves (or needles) of pines.

  4. fascicle(Noun)

    : A discrete bundle of vascular tissue.

  5. fascicle(Noun)

    A discrete section of a book issued or published separately.

  6. Origin: From Latin fasciculus, a diminutive of fascis ‘bundle’ (see also fasces).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fascicle(noun)

    a small bundle or collection; a compact cluster; as, a fascicle of fibers; a fascicle of flowers or roots

  2. Origin: [L. fasciculus, dim. of fascis. See Fasces.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fascicle

    fas′i-kl, n. a little bundle: (bot.) a close cluster, the flowers crowded together, as in the sweet-william—also Fas′cicule.—adjs. Fas′cicled, Fascic′ular, Fascic′ulate, -d, united as in a bundle.—n. Fascic′ulus, a fascicle: a part of a book issued in parts. [L. fasciculus, dim. of fascis, a bundle.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fascicle in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fascicle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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