Costated
Costate Cos"tate (k?s"t?t), Costated Cos"ta*ted (-t?-t?d), a. [L. costatus, fr. costa rib.] Having ribs, or the appearance of ribs; (Bot.) having one or more longitudinal ribs. [1913 Webster]

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  • costated — a. See costate …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • costated — cos·tated …   English syllables

  • costated — ˌstād.əd adjective Etymology: Latin costatus + English ed : costate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Costate — Cos tate (k?s t?t), Costated Cos ta*ted ( t? t?d), a. [L. costatus, fr. costa rib.] Having ribs, or the appearance of ribs; (Bot.) having one or more longitudinal ribs. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Costellate — Cos*tel late (k?s t?l l?t), a. [L. costa rib.] Finely ribbed or costated. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • costate — a.; (also costated) Ribbed …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • costellate — coˈstellate, a. rare 0. [dim. of costate, as if f. L. *costella, dim. of costa rib.] ‘Finely ribbed or costated’ (Webster 1864) …   Useful english dictionary

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