Latin divaricat-, past participle stem of divaricare, from di- + varicare (“stretch (the legs) apart”), from varicus (“straddling”).
divaricate (third-person singular simple present divaricates, present participle divaricating, simple past and past participle divaricated)
- to spread apart; to diverge, to branch off
divaricate (comparative more divaricate, superlative most divaricate)
- With wide angles between branches.
- second-person plural present indicative of divaricare
- second-person plural imperative of divaricare
- feminine plural of divaricato
- second-person plural present active imperative of dīvāricō