How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"cercal" is from "kerkos" (tail) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A word ending that indicates a particular kind of tail. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Diphycercal tails are found in lampreys.|
|The tail of the Grey Nurse Shark is heterocercal and has a characteristic subterminal notch.|