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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Versicle \Ver"si*cle\, n. [L. versiculus, dim. of versus. See Verse.] A little verse; especially, a short verse or text said or sung in public worship by the priest or minister, and followed by a response from the people. [1913 Webster] The psalms were in number fifteen, . . . being digested into versicles. --Strype. [1913 Webster] Versicolor