stomate

[ stoh-meyt ]
/ ˈstoʊ meɪt /
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noun


Nearby words

  1. stomal ulcer,
  2. stomat-,
  3. stomata,
  4. stomatal,
  5. stomatalgia,
  6. stomatic,
  7. stomatitis,
  8. stomatitis medicamentosa,
  9. stomato-,
  10. stomatocytosis

Origin of stomate

perhaps by back formation from stomata, based on an assumed NL singular *stomatum; see -ate1

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