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funiculus

[fə′nik·yə·ləs]
(anatomy)
Also known as funicle.
Any structure in the form of a chord.
A column of white matter in the spinal cord.
(botany)
The stalk of an ovule.
(invertebrate zoology)
A band of tissue extending from the adoral end of the coelom to the adoral body wall in bryozoans.
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Another unusual feature about this song was that it used an extract from Funiculi, Funicula, which was credited on the music sheet.
Hence the setlist included the tried and tested, including Verdi's La Donna E Mobile from Rigoletto, sacred arias such as Schubert's Ave Maria and Franck's Panis Angelicus, and a rousing Funiculi Funicula.
The antennae from 4 males and 4 females were mounted, with the flattened interior surface of the funiculi exposed.