Hamulate
Hamulate Ham"u*late (-l[asl]t), a. Furnished with a small hook; hook-shaped. --Gray. [1913 Webster]

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  • hamulus — hamular, hamulate /ham yeuh layt /, hamulose /ham yeuh lohs /, hamulous, adj. /ham yeuh leuhs/, n., pl. hamuli / luy /. a small hook or hooklike process, esp. at the end of a bone. [1720 30; < L, equiv. to ham(us) hook + ulus ULE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Roman nosed — Synonyms and related words: aquiline, aquiline nosed, beak nosed, beak shaped, beaked, bill like, bill shaped, billed, clawlike, crookbilled, crooked, crooknosed, down curving, hamate, hamiform, hamulate, hooked, hooklike, parrot nosed, rhamphoid …   Moby Thesaurus

  • aquiline — Synonyms and related words: Roman nosed, altricial, anserine, anserous, aquiline nosed, avian, avicular, beak nosed, beak shaped, beaked, bill like, bill shaped, billed, birdlike, birdy, clawlike, columbine, crookbilled, crooked, crooknosed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • beaked — Synonyms and related words: Roman nosed, aquiline, aquiline nosed, beak nosed, beak shaped, bill like, bill shaped, billed, clawlike, crookbilled, crooked, crooknosed, down curving, hamate, hamiform, hamulate, hooked, hooklike, parrot nosed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • billed — Synonyms and related words: Roman nosed, aquiline, aquiline nosed, beak nosed, beak shaped, beaked, bill like, bill shaped, booked, clawlike, crookbilled, crooked, crooknosed, down curving, hamate, hamiform, hamulate, hooked, hooklike, parrot… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • crooked — Synonyms and related words: Machiavellian, Roman nosed, V shaped, Y shaped, agee, agee jawed, akimbo, ambidextrous, amoral, anamorphous, angular, aquiline, aquiline nosed, artful, askance, askant, askew, askewgee, asquint, asymmetric, awry, beak… …   Moby Thesaurus

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