Spherulate Spher"u*late, a. Covered or set with spherules; having one or more rows of spherules, or minute tubercles. [1913 Webster]

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  • spherulate — adj. [Gr. dim. sphaira, ball] Having one or more rows of minute tubercles …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • spherulate — spheru·late …   English syllables

  • spherulate — lə̇t, ˌlāt adjective Etymology: spherule + ate : covered or set with spherules or tubercles …   Useful english dictionary

  • spherule — spherular /sfer yoo leuhr, sfear /, adj. spherulate /sfer yoo layt , lit, sfear /, adj. /sfer oohl, yoohl, sfear /, n. a small sphere or spherical body. [1655 65; < LL sphaerula. See SPHERE, ULE] * * * …   Universalium

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