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auriculate

[aw-rik-yuh-lit, -leyt] /ɔˈrɪk yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt/
adjective
1.
having auricles or earlike parts.
2.
shaped like an ear.
Origin of auriculate
1705-1715
1705-15; < Latin auricul- auricle + -ate1
Related forms
auriculately, adverb
subauriculate, adjective
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auriculate

/ɔːˈrɪkjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt/
adjective
1.
having ears
2.
(botany) having ear-shaped parts or appendages
3.
Also auriform (ˈɔːrɪˌfɔːm). shaped like an ear; auricular
Derived Forms
auriculately, adverb
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