un fimbriated

fimbriate

[adj. fim-bree-it, -eyt; v. fim-bree-eyt]
adjective
1.
Also, fimbriated. Botany, Zoology. having a border of hairs or filiform processes.
verb (used with object), fimbriated, fimbriating.
2.
Heraldry. to line (an ordinary) with a thin border of a different tincture.

Origin:
1480–90; < Latin fimbriātus fringed. See fimbria, -ate1

nonfimbriate, adjective
nonfimbriated, adjective
unfimbriated, adjective
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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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fimbriate fim·bri·ate (fĭm'brē-ĭt, -āt') or fim·bri·at·ed (-ā'tĭd)
adj.
Having fimbriae.


fim'bri·a'tion n.
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