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pedunculate

[ pi-duhng-kyuh-lit, -leyt ]
/ pɪˈdʌŋ kyə lɪt, -ˌleɪt /
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adjective

having a peduncle.
growing on a peduncle.

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Also pe·dun·cu·lat·ed [pi-duhng-kyuh-ley-tid] /pɪˈdʌŋ kyəˌleɪ tɪd/ .

Origin of pedunculate

From the New Latin word pedunculātus, dating back to 1750–60. See peduncle, -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM pedunculate

pe·dun·cu·la·tion, nounsub·pe·dun·cu·late, adjectivesub·pe·dun·cu·lat·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for pedunculate

pedunculate

pedunculated

/ (pɪˈdʌŋkjʊlɪt, -ˌleɪt) /

adjective

having, supported on, or growing from a peduncle

Derived forms of pedunculate

pedunculation, noun
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Medical definitions for pedunculate

pedunculate
[ pĭ-dŭngkyə-lĭt, -lāt′ ]

adj.

Having a peduncle.
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