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comate


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Comate  \Co"mate\  (?;  277),  a.  [L.  comatus,  fr  comare  to  clothe 
  with  hair,  fr  coma  hair.] 
  Encompassed  with  a  coma,  or  bushy  appearance,  like  hair; 
  hairy. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Co-mate  \Co"-mate`\,  n.  [Pref.  co-  +  mate.] 
  A  companion.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  comate 
  adj  1:  (botany)  bearing  a  coma;  crowned  with  an  assemblage  of 
  branches  or  leaves  or  bracts;  "comate  royal  palms"; 
  "pineapples  are  comate"  [syn:  {comose}] 
  2:  (botany;  of  certain  seeds  as  of  cotton)  having  a  tuft  or 
  tufts  of  hair;  "comate  (or  comose)  seeds";  "a  comal  tuft" 
  [syn:  {comose},  {comal}] 




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