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[ ap-uh n-dik-yuh-lit, -leyt ]
/ ˌæp ənˈdɪk yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt /

adjective Botany, Zoology.

having appendages.
forming an appendage or appendicle.

Nearby words

appendicular, appendicular artery, appendicular muscle, appendicular skeleton, appendicular vein, appendiculate, appendix, appentice, appenzell, appenzell ausser rhoden, appenzell inner rhoden

Origin of appendiculate

1825–35; < Latin appendicul(a) appendicle + -ate1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for appendiculate

  • This sometimes remains for a time on the margin of the cap when it is said to be appendiculate.

    The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
  • Appendiculate, said of the veil when it clings in fragments to the margin of the pileus.