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aciculate

[uh-sik-yuh-lit, -leyt] /əˈsɪk yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt/
adjective
1.
having aciculae.
2.
marked as with needle scratches.
3.
needle-shaped; acicular.
Also, aciculated.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; acicul(a) + -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for aciculated

aciculate

/əˈsɪkjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt/
adjective
1.
having aciculae
2.
marked with or as if with needle scratches
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