Origin of geniculate
Related formsge·nic·u·late·ly, adverbsub·ge·nic·u·late, adjective
Examples from the Web for geniculate
Elaters simple or branched, often geniculate, more or less heteromorphous, the fibres wanting or indistinct.
Scape: the long basal joint of a geniculate antenna in Coleoptera; usually applied to the three basal joints, as in Hymenoptera.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
Geniculate, bent abruptly, like a knee (genu), as many stems.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray