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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having or relating to spikes.

Usage examples (9)
  • spicate inflorescence
  • The exact summits of all the hills are covered with a coarse spicate
  • Spikelets binate below and 3-nate at the top on a spicate or panicled inflorescence 28.
  • In Grasses, as indeed in other plants with a spicate inflorescence, this change occurs not unfrequently. for more
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