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foveolate

or fo·ve·o·lat·ed

[foh-vee-uh-lit, -leyt or foh-vee-uh-ley-tid]
adjective Biology.
  1. having foveolae, or very small pits.
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Origin of foveolate

First recorded in 1840–50; foveol(a) + -ate1
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foveolate in Medicine

foveolate

(fōvē-ə-lāt′, -lĭt, fō-vēə-)
adj.
  1. Having minute pits or small depressions on the surface.
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