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foveolate

[foh-vee-uh-lit, -leyt] /ˈfoʊ vi ə lɪt, -ˌleɪt/
adjective, Biology
1.
having foveolae, or very small pits.
Also, foveolated.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; foveol(a) + -ate1
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foveolate in Medicine

foveolate fo·ve·o·late (fō'vē-ə-lāt', -lĭt, fō-vē'ə-)
adj.
Having minute pits or small depressions on the surface.

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