Definition of organule in English:

organule

noun

Biology
  • 1Organellerare.

  • 2Entomology. A small sensory or secretory structure in the integument of an insect.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From organ + -ule. In later use in sense 1 probably after German Organulum or Italian organulo, both in the same sense.

Pronunciation

organule

/ˈɔːɡənjuːl/