Definition of Involucrate

1. Adjective. Having an involucre.

Category relationships: Botany, Phytology
Partainyms: Involucre



Definition of Involucrate

1. a. Having an involucre; involucred.

Definition of Involucrate

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Involucrate

invoke
invoked
invoker
invokers
invokes
invoking
invokingly
involatile
involucel
involucella
involucellate
involucellum
involucels
involucra
involucral
involucrate (current term)
involucrated
involucre
involucred
involucres
involucret
involucrets
involucrin
involucrum
involuntarily
involuntariness
involuntary
involuntary guarding
involuntary muscle
involuntary muscles

Literary usage of Involucrate

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1. A General System of Botany Descriptive and Analytical: In Two Parts by Emmanuel Le Maout, Joseph Decaisne, Joseph Dalton Hooker (1876)
"Flowers regular or irregular ; if unisexual, usually collected in involucrate heads. Stamens as many as the corolla-lobes, rarely fewer, inserted on the ..."

2. The Microscopist: A Compendium of Microscopic Science Including the Use of by Joseph Henry Wythe (1883)
"... sessile, involucrate. 3. Ceramium.—Frond filiform, articulate, dichotomous ; the joints opaque. ... involucrate with tufts of pear-shaped spores. ..."

3. Flora of Tropical Africa by Daniel Oliver, David Prain, William Turner Thiselton-Dyer (1877)
"A genus of several species occurring also in Tropical America and Madagascar. Ovary 4-5-celled. Bracts involucrate. Common peduncles long (1-4 in.). ..."

4. Gray's New Manual of Botany: A Handbook of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of by Asa Gray, Benjamin Lincoln Robinson, Merritt Lyndon Fernald (1908)
"... an involucrate umbel. Style-base persistent. • < Achene not crowned by the bulbous base of the style, ++ Flowers without Inner scales. ..."

5. A Class-book of Botany: Designed for Colleges, Academies, and Other by Alphonso Wood (1848)
"99 97 Fls. small, in dense, involucrate heads. ... LXXV 97 Flowers in umbels, racemes, Ac., not involucrate. --- 98 99 Ovaries superior, or nearly so. ..."

6. A General System of Botany Descriptive and Analytical: In Two Parts by Emmanuel Le Maout, Joseph Decaisne, Joseph Dalton Hooker (1876)
"Flowers regular or irregular ; if unisexual, usually collected in involucrate heads. Stamens as many as the corolla-lobes, rarely fewer, inserted on the ..."

7. The Microscopist: A Compendium of Microscopic Science Including the Use of by Joseph Henry Wythe (1883)
"... sessile, involucrate. 3. Ceramium.—Frond filiform, articulate, dichotomous ; the joints opaque. ... involucrate with tufts of pear-shaped spores. ..."

8. Flora of Tropical Africa by Daniel Oliver, David Prain, William Turner Thiselton-Dyer (1877)
"A genus of several species occurring also in Tropical America and Madagascar. Ovary 4-5-celled. Bracts involucrate. Common peduncles long (1-4 in.). ..."

9. Gray's New Manual of Botany: A Handbook of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of by Asa Gray, Benjamin Lincoln Robinson, Merritt Lyndon Fernald (1908)
"... an involucrate umbel. Style-base persistent. • < Achene not crowned by the bulbous base of the style, ++ Flowers without Inner scales. ..."

10. A Class-book of Botany: Designed for Colleges, Academies, and Other by Alphonso Wood (1848)
"99 97 Fls. small, in dense, involucrate heads. ... LXXV 97 Flowers in umbels, racemes, Ac., not involucrate. --- 98 99 Ovaries superior, or nearly so. ..."

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