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loricate (not comparable)
- (microbiology) Possessing an enclosing shell or test.
- (zoology) Of or pertaining to the Loricata, a group of rotifers.
- (possessing a shell or test): shelled
possessing an enclosing shell or test
of or pertaining to the Loricata
loricate (plural loricates)
- (transitive) To cover with some protecting substance, as with lute, a crust, coating, or plates.
- vocative masculine singular of lōrīcātus