fimbrillate

[fim-bril-it, -eyt]

adjective Botany, Zoology.

bordered by or having a small or fine fringe.

Nearby words

  1. fimble,
  2. fimbria,
  3. fimbria hippocampi,
  4. fimbriate,
  5. fimbriation,
  6. fimbriocele,
  7. fimicolous,
  8. fin,
  9. fin de siecle,
  10. fin de siècle

Origin of fimbrillate

< New Latin fimbrill(a) little fringe (see fimbria) + -ate1

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