Lineate
Lineate Lin"e*ate (l[i^]n"[-e]*[asl]t), Lineated Lin"e*a`ted (l[i^]n"[-e]*[=a]`t[e^]d), a. [L. lineatus, p. p. of lineare to reduce to a straight line, fr. linea line.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Marked with lines. [1913 Webster]

2. (Bot.) Marked longitudinally with depressed parallel lines; as, a lineate leaf. [1913 Webster]


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  • lineate — [lin′ē it, lin′ēāt΄] adj. [L lineatus, pp. of lineare: see LINEAMENT] having or marked with lines; streaked …   English World dictionary

  • lineate — {{11}}lineate (adj.) 1640s, from L. lineatus, pp. of lineare (see LINEAMENT (Cf. lineament)). {{12}}lineate (v.) 1550s, from L. lineatus, pp. of lineare (see LINEAMENT (Cf. lineament)). Related: Lineated; lineating …   Etymology dictionary

  • lineate — tri·lineate; lineate; …   English syllables

  • lineate — adj. [L. linea, line] Marked longitudinally with depressed parallel lines or striae …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • lineate — /lin ee it, ayt /, adj. marked with lines, esp. parallel lengthwise lines; striped. Also, lineated. [1635 45; < L lineatus ptp. of lineare to make straight, mark with lines. See LINEAMENT, ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • lineate — adj. outlined; drawn with lines; lined (of paper, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lineate — /ˈlɪniət/ (say lineeuht), / ieɪt/ (say eeayt) adjective marked with lines, especially longitudinal and more or less parallel lines. Also, lineated. {Latin līneātus, past participle, lined} …   Australian English dictionary

  • lineate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • lineate remoras — ilgosios prielipos statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Phtheirichthys angl. lineate remoras; slender remoras rus. длинные реморы ryšiai: platesnis terminas – prielipinės siauresnis terminas – ilgoji… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • lineate remora — ilgoji prielipa statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Phtheirichthys lineatus angl. lineate remora; slender remora rus. длинная ремора ryšiai: platesnis terminas – ilgosios prielipos …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

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