Bicarinate
Bicarinate \Bi*car"i*nate\, a. [Pref. bi- + carinate.] (Biol.) Having two keel-like projections, as the upper palea of grasses. [1913 Webster]

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  • bicarinate — (ˈ)bī+ adjective Etymology: from (assumed) New Latin bicarinatus, from New Latin bi (I) + Latin carinatus carinate : having two projections like keels the strongly bicarinate shell of certain marine snails …   Useful english dictionary

  • bicarinate — adj. [L. bis, two; carina, keel] Having two carinae or keel like projections …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • bicarinate — adjective Dividing into two points at the end …   Wiktionary

  • bicarinate — bi·carinate …   English syllables

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