verb (used with object), a·cu·mi·nat·ed, a·cu·mi·nat·ing.
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Origin of acuminate
OTHER WORDS FROM acuminatea·cu·mi·na·tion, nounsub·a·cu·mi·nate, adjectivesub·a·cu·mi·na·tion, noun
Words nearby acuminate
Example sentences from the Web for acuminated
Female rather paler, throat and breast washed with ochraceous, and outer primaries not acuminated.Argentine Ornithology, Volume I (of 2)|P. L. Sclater
Irritating secretions are thought to be causative in the acuminated variety.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
Cuspidate: prickly pointed; ending in a sharp point; with an acuminated point ending in a bristle.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
Tail-feathers ten, strong, rigid, acuminated; the two middle ones longest.
Spire slightly produced, acuminated; the whorls with a central indented line.