cupulate

[kyoo-pyuh-leyt, -lit]
adjective
shaped like a cupule.
Also, cupular [kyoo-pyuh-ler] .


Origin:
1825–35; cupule + -ate1

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cupulate or cupular (ˈkjuːpjʊˌleɪt, ˈkjuːpjʊlə)
 
adj
1.  shaped like a small cup
2.  (of plants or animals) having cupules
 
cupular or cupular
 
adj

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Perithecia typically do not collapse when dry but sometimes become cupulate.
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