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Definitions of "annulate"
- Having or consisting of rings or ringlike segments. adjective
- Having an annular form or shape. adjective
- Describes a fern sporangium that has an annulus. adjective
- Describes a mushroom with an annulus on the stipe. adjective
- Furnished with, or composed of, rings; ringed; surrounded by rings of color. adjective
- Of or pertaining to the Annulata. adjective
- One of the Annulata. noun
- Furnished with rings, or circles like rings; having belts. Specifically In botany, provided with an annulus or with annuli: applied to a capsule, stem, or root encircled by elevated rings or bands. See cut under annulus.
- In heraldry, applied to any bearing, such as a cross, whose extremities end in annulets or rings, or which is fretted or interlaced with an annulet. See cut under angle, 5. Equivalent forms are annulettée, annuletty.
- Of or pertaining to the Annulata in either sense of that word.
- In entomology, having rings or encircling bands of color, or having raised rings.
- shaped like a ring adjective
The word "annulate" in example sentences
In eggs with yolk, whether vertebrate or annulate, there is always a separation into an animal and a plastic layer.. [Form and Function A Contribution to the History of Animal Morphology]
In some animals, _e. g._, sea-urchins, the skeleton is a simple sphere; in others, _e. g._, starfish, secondary rows of spheres radiate out from a central sphere or ring; in annulate animals the skeleton consists of a row of partially fused spheres.. [Form and Function A Contribution to the History of Animal Morphology]
Thus vertebrate and annulate embryos agree in certain points at the time of the formation of the primitive streak.. [Form and Function A Contribution to the History of Animal Morphology]
The longitudinal type characterises such genera as _Vibrio_, _Filaria_, _Gordius_, and all the annulate animals.. [Form and Function A Contribution to the History of Animal Morphology]
Among annulate animals the theory of repetition found ample scope; Oken was able to compare with justice the jaws of crabs and insects with their other limbs, as Savigny did later in a more scientific way.. [Form and Function A Contribution to the History of Animal Morphology]
Cross rings may or may not be present, and the cup is either smooth or annulate.. [Marine Protozoa from Woods Hole Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission 21:415-468, 1901]