Turriculate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Turriculate Furnished with, or formed like, a small turret or turrets; somewhat turreted.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • turriculate Having turrets; characterized by the presence of a number of small towers; turreted.
    • turriculate In conchology, turreted. Also turriculated.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Turriculate having small turrets
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. turricula, small tower, turret
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. touret (Fr. tourelle).