Definition of Ecostate

1. a. Having no ribs or nerves; -- said of a leaf.



Definition of Ecostate

1. Adjective. (botany of a leaf) Having no ribs or nerves. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ecostate

1. having no ribs [adj]

Medical Definition of Ecostate

1. Having no ribs or nerves; said of a leaf. Origin: Pref. E- + costate. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ecostate

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ecosocialist
ecosocialists
ecosopher
ecosophers
ecosophical
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ecosophies
ecosophy
ecospecies
ecosphere
ecospheres
ecostate (current term)
ecosystem
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ecosystem dynamics
ecosystem function
ecosystem structure
ecosystemic
ecosystems
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ecotages
ecotax
ecotaxation
ecotaxes
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ecotecture

Literary usage of Ecostate

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1. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1916)
"D. ecostate. £. Entire. F. Acute or acuminate. Leucodon. ... ecostate or costa faint. E. Serrate. F. Acuminate. EE. Entire. F. Acute. Hypnum recurrent. ..."

2. Mosses with Hand-lens and Microscope: A Non-technical Hand-book of the More by Abel Joel Grout (1903)
"KEY 1. Leaves with a single long strong costa z. Leaves ecostate or with costa short and double 4. ..."

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