Involucrate
Involucrate In`vo*lu"crate, Involucrated In`vo*lu"cra*ted, a. (Bot.) Having an involucre; involucred. [1913 Webster]

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  • involucrate — [in΄vō lo͞o′krit, in΄vō lo͞o′krāt΄; in΄və lo͞o′krit, in΄vəlo͞o′ krāt΄] adj. having an involucre …   English World dictionary

  • involucrate — adjective see involucre …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • involucrate — /in veuh looh krit, krayt/, adj. having an involucre. [1820 30; INVOLUCRE + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • involucrate — in·vo·lu·crate …   English syllables

  • involucrate — /ɪnvəˈlukrət/ (say invuh loohkruht), / kreɪt/ (say krayt) adjective having an involucre …   Australian English dictionary

  • involucrate — adjective having an involucre • Pertains to noun: ↑involucre • Topics: ↑botany, ↑phytology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Involucrated — Involucrate In vo*lu crate, Involucrated In vo*lu cra*ted, a. (Bot.) Having an involucre; involucred. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • twinberry — noun 1. creeping woody plant of eastern North America with shiny evergreen leaves and scarlet berries • Syn: ↑partridgeberry, ↑boxberry, ↑Mitchella repens • Hypernyms: ↑vine • Member Holonyms: ↑Mitchella, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anthodium — An*tho di*um, n. [NL., from Gr. ? like flowers, flowery; a nqos flower + e i^dos form.] (Bot.) The inflorescence of a compound flower in which many florets are gathered into a involucrate head. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Composite — Com*pos ite (?; 277), a. [L. compositus made up of parts, p. p. of componere. See {Compound}, v. t., and cf. {Compost}.] 1. Made up of distinct parts or elements; compounded; as, a composite language. [1913 Webster] Happiness, like air and water …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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