arista

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noun aris·ta \ə-ˈris-tə\

Definition of arista

plural

aristae

play \-(ˌ)tē, -ˌtī\ or

aristas

  1. :  a bristlelike structure or appendage

aristate

play \-ˌtāt\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of arista

New Latin, from Latin, beard of grain


First Known Use: 1691


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