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patellate

[puh-tel-it, -eyt] /pəˈtɛl ɪt, -eɪt/
adjective
1.
having a patella.
Origin of patellate
1820-1830
First recorded in 1820-30; patell(a) + -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for patellate

patellate

/pəˈtɛlɪt; -ˌleɪt/
adjective
1.
having the shape of a patella Also patelliform (pəˈtɛlɪˌfɔːm)
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