turriculate

turriculate

[tuh-rik-yuh-lit, -leyt]
adjective
furnished with or resembling a turret or turrets.
Also, turriculated.


Origin:
1835–45; < Latin turricula little tower (see tower, -cule1) + -ate1

subturriculate, adjective
subturriculated, adjective
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turreted, turriculate or turriculated (ˈtʌrɪtɪd, tʌˈrɪkjʊlɪt, -ˌleɪt)
 
adj
1.  having or resembling a turret or turrets
2.  (of a gastropod shell) having the shape of a long spiral
 
turriculate, turriculate or turriculated
 
adj
 
turriculated, turriculate or turriculated
 
adj

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