Clavated
Clavate Cla"vate, Clavated Cla"va*ted, a. [L. clava club.] (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) Club-shaped; having the form of a club; growing gradually thicker toward the top.

Note: [See Illust. of {Antennae}.] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Clavate — Cla vate, Clavated Cla va*ted, a. [L. clava club.] (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Club shaped; having the form of a club; growing gradually thicker toward the top. Note: [See Illust. of {Antennae}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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