Definition of Cirrate

1. a. Having cirri along the margin of a part or organ.



Definition of Cirrate

1. Adjective. Of, pertaining to, or fringed with cirri ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cirrate

1. having cirri [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cirrate

circuses
circusiana
circusless
circuslike
circussy
circusy
cire
cire perdue
cires
cirio
cirl
cirl bunting
cirls
cirque
cirques
cirrate (current term)
cirrhi
cirrhiferous
cirrhogenous
cirrhonosus
cirrhose
cirrhosed
cirrhoses
cirrhosis
cirrhosis of the liver
cirrhotic
cirrhotics
cirrhous
cirrhus
cirri

Literary usage of Cirrate

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Mosses with Hand-lens and Microscope: A Non-technical Hand-book of the More by Abel Joel Grout (1903)
"cirrate leaves are more regularly curled than crispate leaves. Cirrhose, having a wavy hair point. ..."

2. Mosses with a Hand-lens: A Non-technical Handbook of the More Common and by Abel Joel Grout (1905)
"cirrate leaves are more regularly curled than crispate leaves. Cirrhose, having a wavy hair point. ..."

3. Anatomy of the Invertebrata by Carl Th. Ernst Siebold (1874)
"... and the abdomen is prolonged into a tail free from appendages. The three anterior pairs of these cirrate organs are the shorter, ..."

4. British Fauna, Containing a Compendium of the Zoology of the British Islands by William Turton (1807)
"Round, tumid, cirrate behind, pointed before. ... Gibbous, cirrate on one edge and hairy on the other; tail forked stretched forward. ..."

5. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1896)
"U. Oversigt over de trl-cirrate Arter af Siegten Onus, af R. Collett. 17 PH. Oversigt over Videnskabs-Selskabets Moder l 1891. 66 pp. ..."

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