aristate

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Etymology[edit]

Latin aristatus, from arista. See arista.

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aristate (not comparable)

  1. (botany, of leaves) Having a long bristle at its apex.
  2. (botany) Having a pointed, beard-like process, like those of the glumes of wheat; awned.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Gray to this entry?)
  3. (zoology) Having a slender, sharp, or spiny tip.

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aristāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of aristātus