having buds; increasing by budding.
verb (used without object), gem·mat·ed, gem·mat·ing.
to put forth buds; increase by budding.
Origin of gemmate
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(of some plants and animals) having or reproducing by gemmae
(intr) to produce or reproduce by gemmae
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