Squamellate
Squamellate Squa*mel"late (-l[asl]t), a. Furnished or covered with little scales; squamulose. [1913 Webster]

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  • squamellate — squa·mel·late …   English syllables

  • squamellate — skwəˈmelə̇t, wāˈm ; ˈskwāməˌlāt adjective Etymology: New Latin squamella + English ate : squamulose * * * squaˈmellate, a. Bot. [f. mod.L. squāmella, dim. of squāma squama.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Squamulose — Squam u*lose ( l[=o]s ; 277), a. Having little scales; squamellate; squamulate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • squamaceous —   a. scaly.    ♦ squamate,    ♦ squameous,    ♦ squamose,    ♦ squamous, a. like, having or covered with scales.    ♦ squamellate, squamelliferous,    ♦ squamulate,    ♦ squamulose, a. having small scales.    ♦ squamoid, a. like a scale …   Dictionary of difficult words

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