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echinulate

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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

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