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Definition of the adjective Aculeolate

What does Aculeolate mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. Having small prickles or sharp points.

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Google previewWord Parts Dictionary (2000)

Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan

base spine (aculeiform, aculeolate) acuti- [L. acutus, sharp] ...

Google previewGray's Lessons in Botany and Vegetable Physiology, Illustrated By...I. Sprague. To which is Added a Copious Glossary, Or Dictionary of Botanical Terms (1880)

by Asa Gray

Aculeolate : armed with small prickles, or slightly prickly. Acuminate : taper-pointed, as the leaf in fig. 97 and fig. 103. Acute: merely sharp-pointed, or ending in a point less than ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

ACULEOLATE Adj. (Latin, aculeolus = small needle + -atus = characterized by.) Spinose; descriptive of structure invested with small or minute spines. See Aculeus. Cf. Aculeiform. ACULEUS Noun. (Latin, aculeus = sting, prickle. PL, Aculei.) 1.

Google previewLippincott's New Medical Dictionary (1910)

A Vocabulary of the Terms Used in Medicine, and the Allied Sciences, with Their Pronunciation, Etymology, and Signification, Including Much Collateral Information of a Descriptive and Encyclopedic Character by Henry Ware Cattell

ACTING NARES 17 ACULEOLATE act ing nares. Dilatation of the nostrils with each inspiration: a sign of dyspnoea and sometimes of neurasthenia. Actin ia. The sea anemone. ac-tin'ic. Possessing the power of exciting chemical action: said of ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1898)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... by George Milbry Gould

Aculeolate (ak-u'-le-o-'at) [aculeolus, a little prickle In biology, beset with small prickles. Aculeus (ak-u'-le-us)[dim.of actus, a needle: #A., Aczelei In biology, a prickle or pointed excrescence of the bar as in the rose or raspberry; the modified ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)

by George Milbry Gould

Aculeolate ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

aculeolate (a-kü'lé- ó-lāt), a. [K NL. aculeolatus, ( L. aculeolus, dim. of aculeus, a sting, prickle: see ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1901)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

aculeolate (a-kü'lé-ó-lāt), a. [& NL. aculeolatus, Q. L. aculeolus, dim. of ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

aculeolate (a-kü'lú-ó-lāt), a. [K NL. aculeolatus, K. L. aculeolus, ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary (1906)

aculeolate (a-ku'le-6-lat), a. [< NL. aculeola- tus, < L. aculcolus, dim, of aculeus, a sting, prickle : see aculeus.'] In hot., having small prickles or sharp points. A. Gray. aculeous (u-ku'le-us), a. [< aculeus + -ous.] In hot.

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