alveolate

adjective
al·​ve·​o·​late | \ al-ˈvē-ə-lət \

Definition of alveolate 

: pitted like a honeycomb alveolate pollen

First Known Use of alveolate

circa 1796, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of alveolate was circa 1796

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alveolate

adjective
al·​ve·​o·​late | \ al-ˈvē-ə-lət \

Medical Definition of alveolate 

: pitted like a honeycomb

Other Words from alveolate

alveolation \ (ˌ)al-​ˌvē-​ə-​ˈlā-​shən \ noun

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