scopulus

scopulus

(skop -yŭ-lŭs) (plural: scopuli) a lobate or irregular scarp. The word is used in the approved name of such a surface feature on a planet or satellite.
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cilo est acumenata fronte, chilo autem labris eminentibus Graeca figuracione dictum], Brugnoli is wrong to link the first cilo with scopulus and to athetize the second.