ecarinate

[ee-kar-uh-neyt]

adjective Botany, Zoology.

having no carina or keel.

Nearby words

  1. ec,
  2. ec-,
  3. eca,
  4. ecad,
  5. ecalcarate,
  6. ecarte,
  7. ecatepec de morelos,
  8. ecaudate,
  9. ecb,
  10. ecbatana

Origin of ecarinate


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British Dictionary definitions for ecarinate

ecarinate

adjective

biology having no carina or keel

Word Origin for ecarinate

e- 1 + carinate

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