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- Definition of the noun carinate
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- Phrases with Carinate
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Definition of the noun carinate
What does carinate mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- birds having keeled breastbones for attachment of flight muscles
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonyms of carinate: carinate bird / flying bird
- antonym of carinate: ratite
- more generic word: bird = warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
- part: keel = the median ridge on the breastbone of birds that fly
Definition of the adjective carinate
What does carinate mean as an attribute of a noun?
- having a ridge or shaped like a ridge or suggesting the keel of a ship
Alternative definition of the adjective carinate
- Keel-shaped, as in a boat's keel.
- synonym: ridged
- [ornithology] Of a bird, having a keeled breastbone allowing the attachment of flight muscles.
Carinate is a shape in pottery, glassware and artistic design usually applied to amphorae or vases. The shape is defined by the joining of a rounded base to the sides of an inward sloping vessel. This design is seen in ancient cultures such as recovered in archaeological digs in such sites as the palace of Knossos in Minoan Crete. An alternate adjectival form of this design is carinated.
Phrases with Carinate
- carinate bird
- Carinate Dome
- Carinate Lacuna
- Carinate Alvania
- Carinate Gadinia
- Carinate Shipworm
- Carinate Dovesnail
- Carinate Pillsnail
- Carinate Slitmouth
- Carinate Clutch Crab
- Carinate Glass Shrimp
- Carinate Mountainsnail
- Carinate Curly-Tailed Lizard
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Carinate
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Encyclopaedia of Plants (1872)
Comprising the Specific Character, Description, and Every Other Desirable Particular Respecting All the Plants Indigenous to Britain. Ed. by Mrs. Loudon, Assisted by G. Don and D. Wooster by John Claudius Loudon
Leaves oblong smooth ciliated, Flowers terminal in umbe , Calyxes smooth 2952 Leave: ovate oblong glandular scattered, Peduncle glutinous aggregate terminal twice as long as leaves 9953 Leaves linear carinate mucronate at the edge ...
Comprising the Specific Character, Description, Culture, History, Application in the Arts, and Every Other Desirable Particular Respecting All the Plants Indigenous To, Cultivated In, Or Introduced Into Britain. New Impression, Ed. by Mrs. Loudon, Assisted by George Don and David Wooster by John Claudius Loudon
Lcornered obtuse ciliated, Flowers terminal m Leaves linear obtuse smooth spreading, Flowers terminal solitary 2943 Leaves linear carinate mucronate villous, Peduncles l-llowered terminal corymbose 2!)“ Leaves Llcm'nered acute dotted ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
The tongue is acute or obtuse ; bifid, or divided into two lobes; carinate, or ridged on the surface ; dentate, or covered with teeth; papillous, or covered with fleshy points. 7. The palate is smooth (destitute of teeth or tubercles) or it is denticulate.
by D.C. Wareham
CAREY See TORTOISESHELL CARINA See CARINATE. CARINATE Having carinas, or keels, as seen in the ...
Second Edition by Eric Delson, Ian Tattersall, John Van Couvering, Alison S. Brooks
Lamellar removals are usedto create carinate and noseended scrapers onthick flakes or chunks, as well as thickedged carinate ...
by Abraham Rees
Black; shells smooth, with a single angle; the thorax is narrower than the shells; the head is depressed, carinate. Found in the southern parts of Europe. CARINATA. Black; thorax orbicular; shells raised with three smooth lines. Inhabits the ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)
Latest Edition. A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes
most have had a common ancestor nearer to them than is the ancestor of any Carinate form seems to need no proof. If we add to these the JEpyornis of Madagascar, the fossil Ratitm of the Siwalik rocks,1 and the as yet but partially recognized ...
CARINATE B1KDS— ORDER TINAMIFORMES—THE TJNAMOUS. 225 observations 011 the ways of the kiwis in a state of nature are singularly deficient, and it is to be feared that the members of the genus Apteryx will disappear from the face ...
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes
a low morphological rank, the Carinate type (Ichthyornis) is furnished with teeth set in sockets, and showing a ...
Generic character : body carinate on each side, somewhat lengthened, and covered with bony plates ; dorsal fin single, with distinct spines between it and the head; ventral fins behind the pectoral, but above the sternum. There are thirteen ...
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Video about Carinate
Video shows what carinate means. Keel-shaped, as in a boat's keel.. Of a bird, having a keeled breastbone allowing the attachment of flight muscles.. Carinate ...
Scrabble value of C3A1R1I1N1A1T1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of CARINATE
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