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Definition of the adjective aculeated

What does aculeated mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. having or resembling a stinger or barb

Alternative definition of the adjective aculeated


  1. Having a sharp point; armed with prickles.

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Google previewThe Universal Gardener and Botanist; Or, A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany, Etc (1778)

by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.), John ABERCROMBIE (Horticulturist.)

Grows fix or eight feet high, or more ; having fmooth, reddish branches, very thinly aculeated ; pinnated, feven-lobed, fmooth leaves, with prickly foot-ftalks ; fomewhat hispid, pedunculi, globofe hispid germen, and single red flowers, in clusters, ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1820)

by Abraham Rees

headed Swallow r Rufous-headed Swallow | Acculeated Swallow r Aculeated Swallow REPTILEs。...

Google previewA London Encyclopaedia, Or Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge : Illustrated by Numerous Engravings, a General Atlas, and Appropriate Diagrams by Thomas Curtis

ACULEATED FINs, in ichthyology, a term applied by naturalists to the fins of fishes, which are armed with prickles. Those which want them are called, non- aculeated. Hence the pugmitius marinus, or stickle-back, a small prickly fish in the West ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

ACULEATED FINS, in ichthyology, a term applied by naturalists to the fins of fishes, which are armed with prickles. Those which want them are called, non- aculeated. ACULEATI, a term applied to any plants or animals, armed with prickles.

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1830)

Aculeated, or Porcupine ant-eater. Bristling with prickles. 2. E. setosa, Geoff. Silky echidna. Covered with long bushy hair, among which small prickles are interspersed. * E. aculeata. This singular quadruped, a native of New Holland, is about a ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge. [With] Supp (1816)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

RoSA pimpinbllifolia, the hornet-leaved rose, grows about a yard high, aculeated fpir- sedly ; small neatly pinnated seven lobed leaves, having obtuse folioles and rough petioles, smnoth peduncles, a globular smooth gertnen, and small single ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Botanical Terms (1892)

by Arthur Alger Crozier

AOITLIEKTE, having prickles; prickle-pointed; aculeated. ACITLEOLATE, having small or few prickles. Lcfrnniis (pl.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1828)

Abdomen aculeated; smooth body, and prominent shoulders; length twelve inches; thick in front; hinder parts tapering suddenly towards the tail; colour above yellowish-brown, beneath whiteish with a silvery cast; across the back marked with ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Britannica; Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, &c. on a Plan Entirely New (1782)

By Which, the Different Sciences and Arts are Digested Into the Form of Distinct Treatises Or Systems, Comprehending the History, Theory, and Practice, of Each, According to the Latest Discoveries and Improvements; and Full Explanations Given of the Various Detached Parts of Knowledge, Whether Relating to Natural and Artificial Objects, Or to Matters Ecclesiastical, Civil, Military, Commercial, &c., Together with a Description of All Countries, Cities ... a General History, Ancient and Modern, of the Different Empires, Kingdoms and States, and an Account of the Lives of the Most Eminent Persons in Every Nation, from the Earliest Ages Down to the Present Times ...

The cinnamomea, or cinnamon rose, grows five or fix feet high, or more, with purplish branches thinly aculeated; pinnated five or seven lobed leaves, having almost inermous petioles, smooth pedunculi, and smooth globular germina; with ...

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms... (1898)

With an Appendix Embracing a Dictionary of Briticisms, Americanisms, Colloquial Phrases, Etc. ... by Bp. Samuel Fallows

Thin, fine, keen, shrewd, discerning, clever, sarcastic, acute, pointed, aculeated, penetrating, pungent, acid, shrill, piercing, afflictive, distressing, harsh, severe, cutting, eager, active, ardent, sore, hard, ani mated, spirited. Ant. Thick, blunt, dull , ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3U1L1E1A1T1E1D2

The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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