spatulate

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adjective spat·u·late \ˈspa-chə-lət\

Definition of spatulate

  1. :  shaped like a spatula a spatulate leaf spatulate spines of a caterpillar a spatulate tool — see leaf illustration

First Known Use of spatulate

circa 1760


Medical Dictionary

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spatulate

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adjective spat·u·late \-lət\

Medical Definition of spatulate

  1. :  shaped like a spatula or a spoon


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spatulate

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transitive verb spat·u·late \ˈspach-ə-ˌlāt\

Medical Definition of spatulate

spatulated

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spatulating

  1. :  to mix or treat with a spatula after the powder has been incorporated in the water, the mass is spatulated thoroughly—M. G. Swenson


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