digitate

adjective
dig·​i·​tate | \ ˈdi-jə-ˌtāt How to pronounce digitate (audio) \

Definition of digitate

: having divisions arranged like those of a bird's foot digitate leaves

Other Words from digitate

digitately adverb

First Known Use of digitate

1661, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of digitate was in 1661

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“Digitate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/digitate. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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digitate

adjective
dig·​i·​tate | \ ˈdij-ə-ˌtāt How to pronounce digitate (audio) \

Medical Definition of digitate

: having digits

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