emarginate

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English[edit]

Emarginate gills on a mushroom.

Etymology[edit]

Latin emarginare; e out + marginare to furnish with a margin, from margo margin.

Adjective[edit]

emarginate (comparative more emarginate, superlative most emarginate)

  1. (botany, mycology) Roughly the same height for most of its length, becoming much shallower before reaching the attachment point.
    In this group of mushrooms, the attachment of the gills to the stipe is emarginate.

Verb[edit]

emarginate (third-person singular simple present emarginates, present participle emarginating, simple past and past participle emarginated)

  1. (transitive) To take away the margin of.

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

emarginate

  1. feminine plural of emarginato

Noun[edit]

emarginate f

  1. plural form of emarginata

Verb[edit]

emarginate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of emarginare
  2. second-person plural imperative of emarginare
  3. feminine plural of emarginato

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

ēmargināte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of ēmarginō