penicillate

adjective
pen·i·cil·late | \ˌpe-nə-ˈsi-lət, -ˌlāt\

Definition of penicillate 

: furnished with a tuft of fine filaments a penicillate stigma

First Known Use of penicillate

1819, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for penicillate

Latin penicillus brush — more at pencil

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penicillate

adjective
pen·i·cil·late | \ˌpen-ə-ˈsil-ət, -ˌāt \

Medical Definition of penicillate 

: furnished with a tuft of fine filaments

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