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Definition of the adjective barbellate

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adjective

  1. having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.

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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

comb beard; tufted (barbate, barbellate) barbar- [Gr. barbaros, foreign] base barbarian (barbarian, barbarocracy) bari-,baro- [Gr. baros, weight] comb atmospheric pressure; weight ( baritone, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Botanical Terms (1892)

by Arthur Alger Crozier

BARBEHJLTILATE, see BARBELLATE. BAR'BiTLE, a small barb. BARK, the covering of the stem and roots of exogens, separated from the wood by the cambium.

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms (1920)

Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botany, Zoology, Anatomy, Cytology, Embryology, Physiology by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

barbellate (bârbël'ât, bâr'bëlât) a. [L. barba, beard.] ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Biology (2003)

by S. Choudhary

barbellate : Covered, usually laterally, with fine, short points or barbs. barbulae : Outgrowths on ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

hairlike outgrowth: villus hairlike thread on microscopic organism: cilia hairs: pili hairs or whiskers of animal: vibrissae hairs standing on end: hystriciasis, piloerection hairs, covered with barbed: barbellate hairs, having soft fine: crinite, lanate ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

barbellate (bār-bei'āt), a [.. NL. barbellatus, Q NL. barbella, q.v.] Having small bristles or barbules: used chiefly in botany. Also barbulate. barbellula (bār-bel'u-lä), n.; pl. barbellula (-lé). [NL., dim. of barbella, q.v.] A very ...

Google previewA dictionary of science, literature and art, ed. by W.T. Brande assisted by J. Cauvin. ed. by W.T. Brande and G.W. Cox.3 vols (1865)

by William Thomas Brande

Barbellate (Lat. barba, a beard). Bearded by short, stiff; straight bristles, as in the pappus of Centaurca. Barbellulate is used when the roughness of the pappus is caused by extremely short points, as in Aster. Barbell. Small cylindrical vermiform ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art (1875)

Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox

- Barbellate (Lat. barba, a beard). Bearded | Barberry.

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

by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)

BARBELLATE ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1847)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

BARBELLATE, bár'bel-late, a. (barba, Lat.) In Botany, applied when the puppus of composite plants is bearded by short stiff straight bristles, ...

Google previewChambers's English Dictionary (1872)

Pronouncing, Explanatory, and Etymological; with Vocabularies of Scottish Words and Phrases, Americanisms, &c by James Donald (F.R.G.S.)

BARBELLATE, barb'el-lat, adj. (bot.) Having barbed or bearded bristles. BARBER, barb'er, n. One who shaves beards and dresses hair. — v.t. ( Shak.) ...

Google previewChambers's English Dictionary, Pronouncing, Explanatory, and Etymological, with Vocabularies of Scottish Words and Phrases, Americanisms, &c (1893)

by William Chambers

BARBELLATE, bärbel-lāt, adj. barbed or bearded bristles. BARBER, bärb'ér, n. One who shaves beards and dresses hair.—w.t. ( Shak.) To dress by shaving the beard or cutting the hair. [From L. barba, a beard.] (bot.) ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

barbellate (birtei'āt), a. s. NL. barbellatus, KNL. barbella, q.v.] Having small bristles or barbules: used chiefly in botany. Also barbulate. barbellula (bār-bel'll-lā), n. ; pl. barbellula: (-lé). [NL., dim. of barbella, q.v.] A very ...

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