scutellate

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Etymology[edit]

Latin scutella (a dish, salver). Compare English scuttle (a basket).

Adjective[edit]

scutellate (comparative more scutellate, superlative most scutellate)

  1. (botany) saucer-shaped
  2. (zoology) Having the tarsi covered with broad transverse scales, or scutella, as in certain birds.

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Adjective[edit]

scutellāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of scutellātus