muricate

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin muricatus, from murex a pointed rock or stone.

Adjective[edit]

muricate

  1. (biology) covered with short rough points or studs
  2. (mycology) covered with crystals

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mūricāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of mūricātus