Decussately \De*cus"sate*ly\, adv. In a decussate manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • decussately — See decussate. * * * …   Universalium

  • decussately — dec·us·sate·ly …   English syllables

  • decussately — adverb see decussate II * * * decussˈately adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑decussate …   Useful english dictionary

  • decussate — decussately, adv. v. /di kus ayt, dek euh sayt /; adj. /di kus ayt, it/, v., decussated, decussating, adj. v.t., v.i. 1. to cross in the form of an X; intersect. adj. 2. in the form of an X; crossed; intersected. 3. Bot. arranged along the stem… …   Universalium

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  • decussate — verb (decussated, decussating) –verb (t) /diˈkʌseɪt/ (say dee kusayt), /ˈdɛkəseɪt/ (say dekuhsayt) 1. to cross in the form of the letter X. –verb (i) /diˈkʌseɪt/ (say dee kusayt), /ˈdɛkəseɪt/ (say dekuhsayt) 2. to intersect. –adjective… …   Australian English dictionary

  • decussate — [dē kus′āt΄, dek′ə sāt΄; ] for adj., usually [ di kus′it] vt., vi. decussated, decussating [< L decussatus, pp. of decussare, to cross in the form of an X < decussis, the figure ten (X) < decem, TEN] to cross or cut so as to form an X;… …   English World dictionary

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