adverb see reticulate I

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  • reticulately — See reticulate. * * * …   Universalium

  • reticulately — re·tic·u·late·ly …   English syllables

  • reticulately — adverb : in a reticulate manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • reticulate — reticulately, adv. adj. /ri tik yeuh lit, layt /; v. /ri tik yeuh layt /, adj., v., reticulated, reticulating. adj. 1. netted; covered with a network. 2. netlike. 3. Bot. having the veins or nerves disposed like the threads of a net. v.t. 4. to… …   Universalium

  • reticulate — I. adjective Etymology: Latin reticulatus, from reticulum Date: 1658 1. resembling a net or network; especially having veins, fibers, or lines crossing < a reticulate leaf > 2. being or involving evolutionary change dependent on genetic… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Plinthite — (from the Greek plinthos , brick) is an iron rich, humus poor mixture of clay with quartz and other minerals.Plinthite is a redoximophic feature in highly weathered soil. The product of pedogenesis, it commonly occurs as dark red redox… …   Wikipedia

  • reticulate — verb rɪ tɪkjʊleɪt divide or mark in such a way as to resemble a net or network. adjective rɪ tɪkjʊlət chiefly Botany & Zoology reticulated. Derivatives reticulately rɪ tɪkjʊlətli adverb reticulation noun Origin C17: from L. reticulatus… …   English new terms dictionary

  • reticulate — adjective /rəˈtɪkjələt / (say ruh tikyuhluht) 1. netted; covered with a network. 2. net like. 3. Botany (of leaves, etc.) having the veins or nerves disposed like the threads of a net. –verb (reticulated, reticulating) –verb (t) /rəˈtɪkjəleɪt /… …   Australian English dictionary

  • savoy — /səˈvɔɪ/ (say suh voy) noun a variety of the common cabbage with a compact head and leaves reticulately wrinkled. {from Savoy} …   Australian English dictionary

  • reticulate — [ri tik′yəlit; ] also, and for v.always [, ri tik′yəlāt΄] adj. [L reticulatus < reticulum: see RETICULE] 1. like a net or network; netlike 2. Bot. having the veins arranged like the threads of a net: said of leaves: Also reticulated vt.… …   English World dictionary

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