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apert

adj.

c.1300, from Old French apert and directly from Latin apertus "open," past participle of aperire "to open, uncover" (see overt).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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  • Nares basales, ovales, apert, plumis setaceis incumbentibus extrinsecus tect.

    Zoological Illustrations, Volume I

    William Swainson


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