Trabeculate
Trabeculate Tra*bec"u*late, a. (Bot.) Crossbarred, as the ducts in a banana stem. [1913 Webster]

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  • trabeculate — adjective see trabecula …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trabeculate — adj. [L. trabecula, small beam] (ANNELIDA: Oligochaeta) Used to describe seminal vesicles that develop as connective tissue proliferations from a septum that have numerous irregular spaces that remain minute until spermatogonia begin to enter;… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • trabeculate — SYN: trabecular. * * * tra·bec·u·late (trə bekґu lāt) [L. trabecula a small beam or bar] marked with transverse or radiating bars or trabeculae …   Medical dictionary

  • trabeculate — adj. having a beam like structure (Botany, Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trabeculate — tra·bec·u·late …   English syllables

  • trabeculate — adjective of or relating to trabeculae • Syn: ↑trabecular • Pertains to noun: ↑trabecula, ↑trabecula (for: ↑trabecular) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • trabecular — adjective of or relating to trabeculae • Syn: ↑trabeculate • Pertains to noun: ↑trabecula (for: ↑trabeculate), ↑trabecula • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • trabecula — noun (plural trabeculae; also las) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, little beam, diminutive of trabs, trabes beam Date: circa 1866 1. a small bar, rod, bundle of fibers, or septal membrane in the framework of a body organ or part 2. a fold,… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trabecula — trabecular, trabeculate /treuh bek yeuh lit, layt /, adj. /treuh bek yeuh leuh/, n., pl. trabeculae / lee /. 1. Anat., Bot. a structural part resembling a small beam or crossbar. 2. Bot. one of the projections from the cell wall that extends… …   Universalium

  • trabeculated — adjective marked by trabeculation; trabeculate …   Wiktionary

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