canaliculate

adjective can·a·lic·u·late \-lə̇t, -ˌlāt\
variants: less commonly

canaliculated

\-ˌlātə̇d\

Definition of canaliculate

  1. :  grooved or channeled longitudinally the canaliculate leafstalk of certain palms

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Origin and Etymology of canaliculate

Latin canaliculatus channeled, from canaliculus + -atus -ate


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