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Definition of the adjective alated

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  1. (of seeds or insects) having winglike extensions

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  1. See Alate.

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Google previewAmerican Edition of the British Encyclopedia (1821)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

The lip is eared, digitated, alated, grooved, slit, or wrinkled ; the form of the opening depending much on that of the lip ; it hence becoming angular, round, semicircular, longitudinal, transverse, linear, gaping, compressed, or reversed.

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

o QUADRUPEDs, Alated. Among the many fabulous things with which natural history has been loaded, stories of flying quadrupeds seem to claim a very high rank ; the gryphon, the quadruped dragon, and a great many ...

Google previewFather Van's progressive dictionary for versification (1900)

by Amandus Vandendriessche

ALATED.— 20. 778. ALBATROSS ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis].

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

produces the embryo fruit, is of the rosaceous sort, and is composed of several petals, arranged in a circular form, and placed on a foliated cup, which finally becomes a trigonal alated fruit, divided into three cells, and containing small seeds.

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

Alated. See Wing. Cf. Aptera. Noun. (Latin, alatus = winged + -atus = characterized by. PL, Alates.) 1. Winged insects. 2. Winged reproductive castes of termites and ants, specifically winged female and male when workers wingless. 3 .

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature, and Art by John Craig (1858)

ALANT —ALATED. ALATERNUS—ALBlTE. adherent disk, linear and reflected; stamens long, and two or four times as numerous as the petals, or equal to them in number; filaments distinct and villous at the base; anthers adnate, linear, and ...

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

Alated, winged. Alatus petiolus, the footstalk of a leaf winged with Inern Dranes. - Alburnum, the white substance that lies between the inner bark ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences [...] (1771)

ALATED animals, such as are furnished with wings, Alated leaves, in botany, such as arc composed of several pinnated ones. See Pinnated. ALATERNOIDES , in botany, a synonime of a species of the myrica. See Myrica. ALATERNUS, in ...

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