Definition of Tunicated

1. [adj]



Medical Definition of Tunicated

1. 1. Covered with a tunic; covered or coated with layers; as, a tunicated bulb. 2. Having a tunic, or mantle; of or pertaining to the Tunicata. Having each joint buried in the preceding funnel-shaped one, as in certain antennae of insects. Origin: L. Tunicatus, p. P. Of tunicare to clothe with a tunic, fr. Tunica a tunic. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tunicated

tunica vasculosa
tunica vasculosa bulbi
tunica vasculosa lentis
tunica vasculosa oculi
tunica vasculosa testis
tunicae
tunicamycin
tunicaries
tunicary
tunicata
tunicate
tunicated (current term)
tunicates
tunicin
tunicins
tunick
tunicked
tunicks
tunicle
tunicles
tunicless
tuniclike
tunics
tunicwise
tunier
tuniest

Literary usage of Tunicated

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1. The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts and ...by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines (1912)
"They are characterized by tunicated bulbs, linear or broad radical leaves from the bases of which rises the scape three inches to two feet or more tall, ..."

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