rostrate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin rostratus, from rostrum (beak).

Adjective[edit]

rostrate (comparative more rostrate, superlative most rostrate)

  1. Having a process resembling the beak of a bird; beaked; rostellate.
  2. Furnished or adorned with beaks.
    a rostrate pillar

Synonyms[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rostrāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of rostrātus