[kaw-deyt or kaw-dey-tid]
- having a tail or taillike appendage.
Origin of caudate
1590–1600; < New Latin caudātus, equivalent to Latin caud(a) tail + -ātus -ate1
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Historical Examples of caudate
In addition to these, two other divisions are often to be seen—the Spigelian and the caudate lobe.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia
Frank Evers Beddard
The spores are spindle shaped (rather than caudate, as Montagne shows them) and 25 to 35 mic long.
- having a tail or a tail-like appendage
Word Origin for caudate
C17: from New Latin caudātus, from cauda
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