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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Auriculate  \Au*ric"u*late\,  Auriculated  \Au*ric"u*la`ted\,  a. 
  [See  {Auricle}.]  (Biol.) 
  Having  ears  or  appendages  like  ears;  eared.  Esp.: 
  a  (Bot.)  Having  lobes  or  appendages  like  the  ear;  shaped 
  like  the  ear;  auricled. 
  b  (Zo["o]l.)  Having  an  angular  projection  on  one  or  both 
  sides,  as  in  certain  bivalve  shells,  the  foot  of  some 
  gastropods,  etc 
 
  {Auriculate  leaf},  one  having  small  appended  leaves  or  lobes 
  on  each  side  of  its  petiole  or  base. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  auriculate 
  adj  :  having  auricles  [syn:  {auriculated}] 




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