multicostate

costate

[kos-tuht, kaw-steyt]
adjective
1.
Anatomy. having ribs.
2.
(of mosses) having a midrib or costa.

Origin:
1810–20; < Latin costātus having ribs, ribbed, equivalent to cost(a) rib + -ātus -ate1

multicostate, adjective
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costate (ˈkɒsteɪt)
 
adj
1.  anatomy having ribs
2.  (of leaves) having veins or ridges, esp parallel ones
 
[C19: from Late Latin costātus, from Latin costa rib]

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