carinate

adjective
car·​i·​nate | \ ˈker-ə-ˌnāt How to pronounce carinate (audio) , -nət, ˈka-rə- \
variants: or carinated \ ˈker-​ə-​ˌnā-​təd How to pronounce carinated (audio) , ˈka-​rə-​ \

Definition of carinate

: having or shaped like a keel or carina

First Known Use of carinate

1781, in the meaning defined above

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“Carinate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carinated?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=c&file=carina05. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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carinate

adjective
car·​i·​nate | \ ˈkar-ə-ˌnāt, -nət How to pronounce carinate (audio) \

Medical Definition of carinate

: having or shaped like a keel or carina

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