subclavate

[ suhb-kley-veyt ]
/ sʌbˈkleɪ veɪt /

adjective Zoology.

somewhat club-shaped.

Nearby words

  1. subchloride,
  2. subchorial space,
  3. subcinctorium,
  4. subclass,
  5. subclassify,
  6. subclavian,
  7. subclavian ansa,
  8. subclavian artery,
  9. subclavian muscle,
  10. subclavian nerve

Origin of subclavate

First recorded in 1820–30; sub- + clavate

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