calycate

adjective
ca·​ly·​cate | \ ˈkālə̇ˌkāt, -ˈa-, -kə̇t \

Definition of calycate

botany
: having a calyx

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History and Etymology for calycate

New Latin calycatus, from calyc- + -atus -ate

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“Calycate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calycate. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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