applanate

[ ap-luh-neyt, a-pley-neyt ]
/ ˈæp ləˌneɪt, æˈpleɪ neɪt /

adjective Biology.

having a horizontally flattened form.

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Origin of applanate

< New Latin applānātus flattened; see ap-1, planate
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