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Origin of capitate
OTHER WORDS FROM capitatemul·ti·cap·i·tate, adjective
Words nearby capitate
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Flowers few, sessile and capitate clustered on the mostly long peduncles.
Valve linear, with protracted, sub-rostrate or capitate ends.The Diatomaceae of Philadelphia and Vicinity|Charles Sumner Boyer
The tentacles are all capitate and distributed, and about 2-1/2 times the body length.Marine Protozoa from Woods Hole|Gary N. Calkins
In this moss, the paraphyses are inflated at the summit into little knobs, or they are capitate (fig. 37).An Elementary Text-book of the Microscope|John William Griffith
The ovary has a thick style and capitate stigma (c), and the fruit is a drupe (d).Botany for Ladies|Jane Loudon