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digitate


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Digitate  \Dig"i*tate\,  v.  t.  [LL.  digitatus  p.  p.  of  digitare, 
  fr  L.  digitus  See  {Digit}.] 
  To  point  out  as  with  the  finger.  [R.]  --Robinson  (Eudoxa). 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Digitate  \Dig"i*tate\,  Digitated  \Dig"i*ta`ted\,  a.  [L. 
  digitatus  having  fingers.]  (Bot.) 
  Having  several  leaflets  arranged,  like  the  fingers  of  the 
  hand,  at  the  extremity  of  a  stem  or  petiole.  Also  in 
  general,  characterized  by  digitation.  --  {Dig"i*tate*ly}, 
  adv 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  digitate 
  adj  :  resembling  a  finger;  "digitate  leaves  of  the  horse  chestnut" 
  [syn:  {fingerlike}] 




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