faveolate

  • 1faveolate — fa*ve o*late, a. [L. favus honeycomb.] Honeycomb; having cavities or cells, somewhat resembling those of a honeycomb; alveolate; favose. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2faveolate — [fə vē′ə lit΄, fə vē′əlāt΄] adj. [< ModL faveolus, dim. of L favus, honeycomb] honeycombed; containing cells; alveolate …

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  • 3faveolate — adjective pitted with cell like cavities (as a honeycomb) • Syn: ↑alveolate, ↑cavitied, ↑honeycombed, ↑pitted • Similar to: ↑cellular • Derivationally related forms: ↑alveolus …

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  • 4faveolate — adj. [L. favus, honeycomb] Pitted; having depressions or cells resembling a honeycomb; favose …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 5faveolate — /feuh vee euh layt , lit/, adj. honeycombed; alveolate; pitted. [1865 70; FAVEOL(US) + ATE1] * * * …

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  • 6faveolate — Pitted. * * * fa·ve·o·late fə vē ə lət, .lāt adj having cavities like a honeycomb: ALVEOLATE * * * fa·ve·o·late (fa veґo lāt) alveolate …

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  • 7faveolate — adj. resembling a honeycomb, separated into small cells …

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  • 8faveolate — a. (Bot.) Alveolate, cellular, favose, favgainous, honeycombed …

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  • 9faveolate — fa·ve·o·late …

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  • 10faveolate — /fəˈviəleɪt/ (say fuh veeuhlayt), / lət/ (say luht) adjective honeycombed; alveolate; pitted. {New Latin faveolus (diminutive of Latin favus honeycomb) + ate1} …

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  • 11faveolate —   a. honey combed.    ♦ faviform, a. honeycomb like …

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  • 12Favose — Fa*vose , a. [L. favus honeycomb.] 1. (Bot.) Honeycombed. See {Faveolate}. [1913 Webster] 2. (Med.) Of or pertaining to the disease called favus. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14alveolate — Pitted like a honeycomb. [L. alveolus, dim. of alveus, trough, hollow sac, cavity] * * * al·ve·o·late al vē ə lət adj pitted like a honeycomb al·ve·o·la·tion (.)al .vē ə lā shən n * * * al·ve·o·late (al veґə lāt) marked by honeycomb… …

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  • 15alveolar — Synonyms and related words: accented, alveolate, apical, apico alveolar, apico dental, articulated, assimilated, back, barytone, bilabial, broad, cacuminal, central, cerebral, checked, close, consonant, consonantal, continuant, dental, dented,… …

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  • 16depressed — Synonyms and related words: alveolar, alveolate, anguished, anxious, bad, badly off, blue, bored, bowed down, cast down, cheerless, couchant, crouched, dashed, debased, dejected, dented, deprived, despairing, despondent, desponding, dimpled, dire …

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  • 17engraved — Synonyms and related words: alveolar, alveolate, canaliculate, canaliculated, carved, chamfered, channeled, confirmed, corduroy, corduroyed, corrugate, corrugated, costate, creased, crimped, cut, dadoed, deep dyed, deep engraven, deep fixed, deep …

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  • 18honeycombed — Synonyms and related words: alveolar, alveolate, apertured, crawling, creeping, crible, dented, depressed, dimpled, engraved, faveolate, fenestrated, holey, indented, like Swiss cheese, notched, peppered, perforate, perforated, permeated, pierced …

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  • 19indented — Synonyms and related words: alveolar, alveolate, battlemented, chopped, crenate, crenated, crenellated, crenulate, dentate, dentated, dented, depressed, dimpled, embrasured, engraved, erose, faveolate, gashed, honeycombed, incised, jagged, jaggy …

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  • 20notched — Synonyms and related words: alveolar, alveolate, battlemented, chopped, crenate, crenated, crenellated, crenulate, dentate, dentated, dented, dentiform, depressed, dimpled, embrasured, engraved, erose, faveolate, gashed, honeycombed, incised,… …

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