Mandibulate
Mandibulate Man*dib"u*late, Mandibulated Man*dib"u*la`ted, a. (Zo["o]l.) Provided with mandibles adapted for biting, as many insects. [1913 Webster]

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  • mandibulate — mandibuláte s. n., pl. mandibuláte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  MANDIBULÁTE s. n. pl. subîncrengătură a artropodelor prevăzute cu mandibule. (< fr. mandibulates) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • mandibulate — ● mandibulate nom masculin Synonyme de antennate. ● mandibulate (synonymes) nom masculin Synonymes : antennate …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • mandibulate — [man dib′yo͞o lit, man dib′yo͞olāt΄] adj. 1. having a mandible or mandibles, as some insects 2. adapted for chewing n. a mandibulate insect …   English World dictionary

  • Mandibulate — Man*dib u*late, n. (Zo[ o]l.) An insect having mandibles. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mandibulate — Mandibulata Mandibulés …   Wikipédia en Français

  • mandibulate — /man dib yeuh lit, layt /, adj. 1. having mandibles. n. 2. Entomol. a mandibulate arthropod of the subphylum Mandibulata, including water fleas, fairy shrimp, millipedes, and centipedes. [1820 30; < NL mandibulatus having mandibles. See MANDIBLE …   Universalium

  • mandibulate — adjective see mandible …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mandibulate — adj. [L. mandibula, jaw] Having jaws fitted for chewing; mandibuliform …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • mandibulate — 1. adjective Provided with mandibles adapted for biting, as many insects. 2. noun An insect having mandibles …   Wiktionary

  • mandibulate — mæn dɪbjÉ™lÉ™t , leɪt / jÊŠl adj. having mandibles …   English contemporary dictionary

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