calyculate

adjective ca·lyc·u·late
variants: or less commonly caliculate \-ˌlāt, -lə̇t\

Definition of calyculate

1 :having a calycle
2 :having the surfaces pitted

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Origin and Etymology of calyculate

calyculate from Latin calyculus + English -ate; caliculate from French calicule + England -ate


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