Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 08/09/17 Alveolate

Alveolate (adjective)
alveolate or alveolated [al-vee-uh-lit, -leyt or al-vee-uh-ley-tid]


adjective
1. having alveoli; deeply pitted, as a honeycomb.

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Origin: From the Latin word alveolātus, dating back to 1830-40. See alveolus, -ate

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