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See definition of alveolate on Dictionary.com
  • as inhoneylike
  • as incavernous
  • as inhollow

synonyms for alveolate

  • faveolate
  • melliferous
  • nectariferous
  • nectarous
  • huge
  • spacious
  • gaping
  • vast
  • roomy
  • broad
  • commodious
  • concave
  • deep
  • resonant
  • sepulchral
  • sunken
  • wide
  • yawning
  • chambered
  • chasmal
  • curved inward
  • deep-set
  • echoing
  • reverberant
  • socketed
  • sunken
  • depressed
  • void
  • vaulted
  • curved
  • cleft
  • notched
  • arched
  • cavernous
  • concave
  • unfilled
  • vacant
  • indented
  • dimpled
  • cupped
  • excavated
  • pitted
  • striated
  • carved out
  • cup-shaped
  • deep-set
  • incurved
  • infundibular
  • not solid
  • troughlike
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How to use alveolate in a sentence

Alveolate: Marked by depressions separated by thin walls so as to resemble a honeycomb (Fig. 144).
THE ELEMENTS OF BACTERIOLOGICAL TECHNIQUEJOHN WILLIAM HENRY EYRE
Plants large, subglobose, with alveolate, sinuate carbonous exterior.
SYNOPSIS OF SOME GENERA OF THE LARGE PYRENOMYCETESC. G. LLOYD
Sometimes the calymma is alveolate and foamy, as in Nassella and the common Thalassicolla.
REPORT ON THE RADIOLARIA COLLECTED BY H.M.S. CHALLENGER DURING THE YEARS 1873-1876, SECOND PART: SUBCLASS OSCULOSA; INDEXERNST HAECKEL
The feet are two to three times as long as the shell, irregularly curved and distinctly alveolate, without appendages.
REPORT ON THE RADIOLARIA COLLECTED BY H.M.S. CHALLENGER DURING THE YEARS 1873-1876, SECOND PART: SUBCLASS OSCULOSA; INDEXERNST HAECKEL
Spores alveolate or muriculate, usually flattened and angular.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ALVEOLATE

  • alveolate
  • broad
  • chambered
  • chasmal
  • commodious
  • concave
  • curved inward
  • deep
  • deep-set
  • echoing
  • gaping
  • huge
  • resonant
  • reverberant
  • roomy
  • sepulchral
  • socketed
  • spacious
  • sunken
  • vast
  • wide
  • yawning
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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