asellate

adjective asel·late \(ˈ)ā¦selə̇t, (ˈ)āˈseˌlāt\

Definition of asellate

paleontology

  1. :  without saddles —used specifically of the simplest known ammonoid suture

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Origin and Etymology of asellate

2a- + Latin sella saddle + English -ate — more at settle


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