carinate


car·i·nate

adjective \ˈker-ə-ˌnāt, -nət, ˈka-rə-\

Definition of CARINATE

:  having or shaped like a keel or carina

Variants of CARINATE

car·i·nate or car·i·nat·ed \-ˌnā-təd\

First Known Use of CARINATE

1781

car·i·nate

adjective \ˈkar-ə-ˌnāt, -nət\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CARINATE

: having or shaped like a keel or carina

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