fimbrillate

fimbrillate

[fim-bril-it, -eyt]
adjective Botany, Zoology.
bordered by or having a small or fine fringe.

Origin:
< Neo-Latin fimbrill(a) little fringe (see fimbria) + -ate1

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fimbriate, fimbriated or fimbrillate (ˈfɪmbrɪɪt, -ˌeɪt, ˈfɪmbrɪlɪt, -ˌleɪt)
 
adj
having a fringed margin, as some petals, antennae, etc
 
fimbriated, fimbriated or fimbrillate
 
adj
 
fimbrillate, fimbriated or fimbrillate
 
adj
 
fimbri'ation, fimbriated or fimbrillate
 
n

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