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aglossate

adjective aglos·sate \(ˈ)ā-ˈglä-sət, (ˈ)ā-ˈglä-ˌsāt, -ˈglȯ-\
variants: or

aglossal

\(ˈ)ā-ˈglä-səl, -ˈglȯ-\

Definition of aglossate

  1. 1 zoology :  having no tongue

  2. 2 [New Latin Aglossa + English -ate or -al] :  of or relating to the Aglossa

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Origin and Etymology of aglossate

Greek aglōssos (from a- 2a- + glōssa tongue) + English -ate or -al


First Known Use: 1870


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aglossate

noun aglos·sate \(ˈ)ā-ˈglä-sət, (ˈ)ā-ˈglä-ˌsāt, -ˈglȯ-\

Definition of aglossate

plural

-s

  1. :  one of the Aglossa

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1883

First Known Use of aglossate

1883


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