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frenate

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  1. having a frenum or frenulum.
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Origin of frenate

< New Latin frēnātus, special use of Latin frēnātus furnished with a bridle. See frenum, -ate1
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  • Frenulum hook: in the males of frenate Lepidoptera, a hook or fold into which the frenulum is fitted.

    Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology

    John. B. Smith