Laciniated
Laciniate La*cin"i*ate, Laciniated La*cin"i*a"ted, a. [See {Lacinia}.] 1. Fringed; having a fringed border. [1913 Webster]

2. (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) Cut into deep, narrow, irregular lobes; slashed. [1913 Webster]


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  • laciniated — adj. serrated, jagged; fringed (Botany, Zoology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • laciniated — la·cin·i·at·ed …   English syllables

  • laciniated — adjective see laciniate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Laciniate — La*cin i*ate, Laciniated La*cin i*a ted, a. [See {Lacinia}.] 1. Fringed; having a fringed border. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Cut into deep, narrow, irregular lobes; slashed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • trimmed — Synonyms and related words: abbreviated, abridged, abstracted, adorned, all up with, beaded, beat, beaten, bedecked, bedizened, befrilled, bejeweled, beribboned, bespangled, bested, bobbed, bordered, capsule, capsulized, clipped, compressed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • laciniate — [lə sɪnɪət] (also laciniated eɪtɪd) adjective Botany & Zoology divided into deep, narrow, irregular segments. Origin C18: from L. lacinia fringe or flap of a garment + ate2 …   English new terms dictionary

  • laciniate — [lə sin′ēāt΄idlə sin′ē it, lə sin′ēāt΄] adj. [< L lacinia, a flap (akin to lacer: see LACERATE) + ATE1] 1. having a fringe; fringed 2. Bot. cut deeply into narrow, jagged segments: Also laciniated [lə sin′ēāt΄id] laciniation n …   English World dictionary

  • laciniate — adj. (also laciniated) Bot. & Zool. divided into deep narrow irregular segments; fringed. Derivatives: laciniation n. Etymology: L lacinia flap of a garment …   Useful english dictionary

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