opuscule definition by Webster's New World
Rare a minor work, as of literature
Origin: French ; from Classical Latin opusculum, diminutive of opus: see opus
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- opuscular adjective
opuscule definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A small, minor work.
Origin: Latin opusculum, diminutive of opus, work; see opus.