Verb angulate Definition and Examples


Verb:

angulate

Definition as verb:

To make, or to become, angular.

More definition:


1.of angular form; angled, angulate stems.

1. having angles or an angular shape verb (ˈæŋɡjʊˌleɪt)

2. to make or become angular Derived Formsangulated, adjective Word OriginC18, from Late Latin angulāre to make angled, from Latin angulusangle1Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollinsPublishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 Cite This Source

Examples:

Pilocereus, the old man cactus, forms a small genus with tallish erect, fleshy, angulate stems, on which, with the tufts of spines, are developed hair-like bodies, which, though rather coarse, bear some resemblance to the hoary locks of an old man.



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