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flabellate

[fluh-bel-it, -eyt] /fləˈbɛl ɪt, -eɪt/
adjective, Botany, Zoology.
1.
being in the shape of a fan; fan-shaped.
Also, flabelliform
[fluh-bel-uh-fawrm] /fləˈbɛl əˌfɔrm/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of flabellate
1810-1820
1810-20; < Latin flābell(um) fan + -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for flabellate

flabellate

/fləˈbɛlɪt; -eɪt/
adjective
1.
(biology) shaped like a fan
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