virgulate

adjective
vir·​gu·​late | \ ˈvərgyələ̇t, -yəˌlāt \

Definition of virgulate

: having a shape resembling a rod

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History and Etymology for virgulate

Latin virgulatus striped, from virgula small rod, small stripe + -atus -ate

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“Virgulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/virgulate. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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