Medical Dictionary

echinulate

play play
adjective echi·nu·late \i-ˈkin-yə-lət, -ˈkīn-, -ˌlāt\

Medical Definition of echinulate

  1. 1:  set with small spines or prickles echinulate spores

  2. 2:  having a jagged outline with pointed outgrowths an echinulate culture of bacteria

echinulation

\-ˌkin-yə-ˈlā-shən, -ˌkīn-\play play noun

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up echinulate? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a trip made at another's expense

Get Word of the Day daily email!