aciculate

adjective
acic·u·late | \ ə-ˈsi-kyə-lət , -ˌlāt \

Definition of aciculate 

1a : furnished with or composed of aciculae

b : marked with fine irregular streaks like needle scratches

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First Known Use of aciculate

1824, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for aciculate

New Latin acicula + English -ate

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acid alizarin red B

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