testiculate

adjective
tes·​tic·​u·​late | \ -lə̇|t, -ˌlā|, usually |t+V \
variants: or testiculated \ -​ˌlātə̇d , -​ātə̇d \

Definition of testiculate

1 : resembling a testis : ovate and solid
2 : having two tubers shaped like testes used of an orchid

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History and Etymology for testiculate

testiculate from New Latin testiculatus, from Latin testiculus testicle + -atus -ate; testiculated from New Latin testiculatus + English -ed

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“Testiculate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/testiculate. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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