Definition of Cristate

1. a. Crested.



Definition of Cristate

1. Adjective. Having a crest; crested ¹

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Definition of Cristate

1. having a projection on the head [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cristate

crista transversalis
crista triangularis
crista tuberculi majoris
crista tuberculi minoris
crista urethralis
crista urethralis femininae
crista vestibuli
cristae
cristae cutis
cristae matricis unguis
cristae of mitochondria
cristae sacrales intermediae
cristae sacrales laterales
cristal
cristate (current term)
cristated
cristobalite
cristobalites
cristoballite
crit
criteria
criterial
criterion
criterion-related validity
criterion of verifiability
criterion of verification
criterional
criterionless
criterions

Literary usage of Cristate

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1. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1899)
"Spores separating long before the maturity of the capsule, their surface typically cristate, less commonly irregularly and sparingly areolate; ..."

2. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1873)
"Abdomen at middle cristate g aculeatus. Abdomen of § not cristate ... Abdomen cristate g. Elytra with well-defined black spots pantherinus. ..."

3. Prodromus Florae Peninsulae Indiae Orientalis: Containing Abridged by Robert Wight, George Arnott Walker Arnott (1834)
"... elliptical, villous, scarcely longer than the capsule : carina cristate : capsule oval, emarginate, softly villous on die edge, not margined.—DC. prod. ..."

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