cupulate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj cupulate shaped like (or supporting) a cupule
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Cupulate Having or bearing cupules; cupuliferous.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • cupulate Same as cupular.
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Usage

In literature:

Associated Words: balaniferous, balanoid, cupule, cupuliferous, quercite, racahout.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
There is no account of a leader of the Cupuls having been burned, and, moreover, this is in accordance with Sec.
"The Maya Chronicles" by Various
Cupules: the sucker-like processes covering the under surface of the tarsi in male Dytiscidce.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
One day, when Montejo was off his guard, Cupul went up behind him, snatched his sword away, and tried to kill him.
"History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas" by Philip Ainsworth Means
The female flowers, to the number of two, three, or four, are clustered in a "cupule" of overlapping scales, like those of the Oak.
"Wayside and Woodland Trees" by Edward Step
Bracts forming a fleshy or hard cupule which envelops the one to several fruits.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 8" by Various
Cupule 1-flowered, scaly and entire; nut hard and terete.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray
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