Lunulate Lu"nu*late, Lunulated Lu"nu*la`ted, a. [See {Lunula}.] (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) Resembling a small crescent. --Gray. [1913 Webster]

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  • lunulate — [lo͞o′nyo͞olit, lo͞o′nyəlit, lo͞o′nyo͞olāt΄, lo͞o′nyəlāt΄] adj. [< L lunula (see LUNULA) + ATE1] 1. crescent shaped 2. having crescent shaped markings: Also lunulated …   English World dictionary

  • lunulate — /looh nyeuh layt /, adj. 1. having lunular markings. 2. crescent shaped. Also, lunulated. [1750 60; LUNUL(A) + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • lunulate — shaped like a small crescent Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • lunulate — adj. crescent shaped, sickle shaped; having crescent shaped markings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lunulate — lu·nu·late …   English syllables

  • lunulate — lu•nu•late [[t]ˈlu nyəˌleɪt[/t]] also lu′nu•lat ed adj. 1) having crescent shaped markings 2) crescent shaped • Etymology: 1750–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • lunulate — /ˈlunjəleɪt/ (say loohnyuhlayt) adjective 1. having lunular markings. 2. crescent shaped. Also, lunulated …   Australian English dictionary

  • lunulate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lunulated — Lunulate Lu nu*late, Lunulated Lu nu*la ted, a. [See {Lunula}.] (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Resembling a small crescent. Gray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • astral — Synonyms and related words: Buddhic body, Cynthian, Masan, airy, anagalactic, apparition, appearance, asomatous, asteroidal, astral body, astral spirit, astrologic, astrologistic, astrologous, astronomic, astrophysical, banshee, bliss body,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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