campanulate
adjective Etymology: New Latin campanula bell-shaped part, diminutive of Late Latin campana Date: 1668 shaped like a bell <
campanulate flowers
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  • Campanulate — Cam*pan u*late, a. (Bot.) Bell shaped. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • campanulate — [kam pan′yo͞o lit, kam pan′yo͞olāt΄] adj. [< CAMPANULA + ATE1] shaped like a bell: said esp. of a flower …   English World dictionary

  • campanulate — adj. [L. dim. campana, bell] Formed like a bell; bell shaped …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • campanulate — /kam pan yeuh lit, layt /, adj. bellshaped, as a corolla. [1660 70; < NL campanulatus. See CAMPANULA, ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • campanulate — adjective Shaped like a bell …   Wiktionary

  • campanulate — shaped like a bell Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • campanulate — adj. shaped like a bell …   English contemporary dictionary

  • campanulate — [kam panjʊlət] adjective Botany (of a flower) bell shaped, like a campanula …   English new terms dictionary

  • campanulate — a. Bell shaped …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • campanulate — cam·pan·u·late …   English syllables

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