Ampliate Am"pli*ate, a. (Zo["o]l.) Having the outer edge prominent; said of the wings of insects. [1913 Webster]

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  • Ampliate — Am pli*ate, v. t. [L. ampliatus, p. p. of ampliare to make wider, fr. amplus. See {Ample}.] To enlarge. [R.] [1913 Webster] To maintain and ampliate the external possessions of your empire. Udall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ampliate — adj. [L. ampliatus, made wider] To enlarge; to make greater …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • ampliate — /am plee it, ayt /, adj. enlarged; dilated. [1505 15; < L ampliatus extended (ptp. of ampliare). See AMPLE, I , ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • AMPLIATE — Ampliatae …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • ampliate — am·pli·ate …   English syllables

  • ampliate — ˈamplēə̇t, ēˌāt adjective Etymology: Latin ampliatus, past participle of ampliare to make wider, enlarge, from amplior, compar. of amplus wide, large more at ample 1. : widened, enlarged 2. : having the outer edge prominent used of insects wings …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eurybia divaricata — Taxobox name = White Wood Aster image width = 250px status = G5 status system = TNC status ref = Cite web publisher =NatureServe title = Eurybia divaricata work = NatureServe Explorer url =… …   Wikipedia

  • Eurybia (botanical genus) — For the genus of metalmark butterflies, see Eurybia (butterfly).Taxobox name = Eurybia image width = 250px image caption = Eurybia sibirica regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae… …   Wikipedia

  • Giorgio Vasari — Selbstporträt Giorgio Vasari (* 30. Juli 1511 in Arezzo; † 27. Juni 1574 in Florenz) war ein italienischer Architekt, Hofmaler der Medici und Biograph italienischer Künstler …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ampliation — /am plee ay sheuhn/, n. Archaic. an enlarging or extending; amplification. [1500 10; < L ampliation (s. of ampliatio) an extending. See AMPLIATE, ION] * * * …   Universalium

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