Definition of Lunulate

1. a. Resembling a small crescent.



Definition of Lunulate

1. lunula [adj] - See also: lunula

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lunulate

lunkish
lunks
lunky
lunokhod
lunokhods
lunomancy
lunt
lunted
lunting
lunts
lunula
lunula of semilunar valve
lunula valvulae semilunaris
lunulae
lunular
lunulate (current term)
lunulated
lunule
lunules
lunulet
lunulets
lunulite
luny
lunyie
lunyies
lupanar
lupanars
lupanine hydroxylase
lupercalia

Literary usage of Lunulate

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Florist and Pomologist: A Pictorial Monthly Magazine of Flowers, Fruits by Robert Hogg (1883)
"... that in many instances this habit of resting has been mistaken for death, and the roots have been thrown away without distinctly lunulate outline. ..."

2. The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine (1864)
"Posterior-wings bi-caudate, with the outer margin broadly dark fuscous, terminating at anal angle with a lunulate fuscous spot, ..."

3. Entomological News and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Entomological Section (1894)
"The primaries have an obscure lunulate discal spot. Expanse 55-60 mm. There is an unnamed specimen of this insect in the British Museum. MINUCIA Moore. ..."

4. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1908)
"Plants usually stout, lamina usually broader, the segments lunulate, often close and imbricate (northern North America and Europe). 5. ..."

5. Proceedings of the New England Zoölogical Club by New England zoological club, Cambridge (1900)
"Two obscure lines, distant on costal margin 12 mm. and 20 mm. from tip, broadly lunulate between the veins, extend from costal margin diagonally to R2. ..."

6. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1905)
"T. p. line single, lunulate, blackish, more or less broken, ... Beneath yellowish gray, with three lunulate transverse darker lines on each wing; ..."

7. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1868)
"... and the posterior lunulate or angulated lines,—three of these on the hind wings, —are all complete, extending from the costal to the abdominal margin, ..."

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