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alveolate


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Alveolate  \Al"ve*o*late\,  a.  [L.  alveolatus  fr  alveolus.] 
  (Bot.) 
  Deeply  pitted,  like  a  honeycomb. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  alveolate 
  adj  :  pitted  with  cell-like  cavities  (as  a  honeycomb)  [syn:  {faveolate}, 
  {cavitied},  {honeycombed},  {pitted}] 




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