trachelate

adjective trache·late \ˈtrakəˌlāt, ˈtrāk-\

Definition of trachelate

  1. :  having the look of a neck an insect with a narrowed trachelate prothorax

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Origin and Etymology of trachelate

New Latin trachelatus, from trachel- + Latin -atus -ate


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