stellate

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adjective stel·late \ˈste-ˌlāt\

Definition of stellate

  1. :  resembling a star (as in shape)

Origin and Etymology of stellate

Latin stella


First Known Use: 1661


Medical Dictionary

stellate

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adjective stel·late \ˈste-ˌlāt\

Medical Definition of stellate

  1. :  shaped like a star <a stellate ulcer>


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