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testiculate

[te-stik-yuh-lit] /tɛˈstɪk yə lɪt/
adjective, Botany.
1.
shaped like a testis.
2.
having tubers shaped like testes, as certain orchids.
Origin of testiculate
1715-1725
From the Late Latin word testiculātus, dating back to 1715-25. See testicle, -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for testiculate

testiculate

/tɛˈstɪkjʊlɪt/
adjective
1.
(botany) shaped like testicles: the testiculate tubers of certain orchids
Word Origin
C18: from Late Latin testiculātus; see testicle
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