Corniculate Cor*nic"u*late (k?r-n?k"?-l?t), a. [L. corniculatus.] [1913 Webster] 1. Horned; having horns. --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster]

2. (Bot.) Having processes resembling small horns. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • corniculate — [kôr nik′yo͞o lit, kôr nik′yo͞olāt΄] adj. [L corniculatus < corniculus, dim. of cornu,HORN] having horns or hornlike projections; horned …   English World dictionary

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  • corniculate — adj. [L. dim. cornu, horn] Having horns or small horn like structures …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • corniculate — /kawr nik yeuh lit, layt /, adj. 1. resembling a small horn in appearance. 2. having horns or hornlike parts; horned. [1640 50; < L corniculatus horned, equiv. to cornicul(um) little horn (see CORNICLE) + atus ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • corniculate — adjective a) Horned; having horns. b) Having processes resembling small horns …   Wiktionary

  • corniculate — 1. Resembling a horn. 2. Having horns or horn shaped appendages. [L. corniculatus, horned] * * * cor·nic·u·late (kor nikґu lāt) shaped like a small horn …   Medical dictionary

  • corniculate — horn shaped; horned Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • corniculate — adj. having horns; resembling a horn …   English contemporary dictionary

  • corniculate —   Having horn like projections, e.g. the sporophylls of Ceratozamia, which are characteristically bicornate …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • corniculate — cor·nic·u·late …   English syllables

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