multi sulcate


having long, narrow grooves or channels, as plant stems, or being furrowed or cleft, as hoofs.
Also, sulcated.

1750–60; < Latin sulcātus (past participle of sulcāre to plow). See sulcus, -ate1

sulcation, noun
multisulcate, adjective
multisulcated, adjective Unabridged
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sulcate (ˈsʌlkeɪt)
biology marked with longitudinal parallel grooves: sulcate stems
[C18: via Latin sulcātus from sulcāre to plough, from sulcus a furrow]

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sulcate sul·cate (sŭl'kāt')
Having narrow, deep grooves.

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