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See definition of plicate on Dictionary.com
  • as indouble
  • as infold

synonyms for plicate

  • grow
  • increase
  • amplify
  • augment
  • dupe
  • duplicate
  • enlarge
  • fold
  • loop
  • magnify
  • multiply
  • plait
  • pleat
  • redouble
  • repeat
  • replicate
  • supplement
  • dualize
  • duplify
  • infold

antonyms for plicate

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  • decrease
  • diminish
  • abridge
  • compress
  • condense
  • curtail
  • lessen
  • reduce
  • divide
  • halve
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How to use plicate in a sentence

Stipe very short, plicate, red-brown, arising from a small hypothallus.
THE MYXOMYCETES OF THE MIAMI VALLEY, OHIOA. P. MORGAN
The peridium is round, often slightly depressed above, plicate below, where it is abruptly contracted into a long stem-like base.
THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
The third glume is broadly ovate-oblong, subacute, 1-nerved, paleate; the palea is plicate in the median line.
A HANDBOOK OF SOME SOUTH INDIAN GRASSESRAI BAHADUR K. RANGA ACHARIYAR
The margin of the cap, especially in old plants, is somewhat wavy or plicate as in Lactarius fuliginosus.
STUDIES OF AMERICAN FUNGI. MUSHROOMS, EDIBLE, POISONOUS, ETC.GEORGE FRANCIS ATKINSON
The plant is recognized by the pale yellow color of the caps and the plicate striate character of the margin.
STUDIES OF AMERICAN FUNGI. MUSHROOMS, EDIBLE, POISONOUS, ETC.GEORGE FRANCIS ATKINSON
Sporangium ovoid, more or less elongated; the calyculus small, plicate-sulcate.
THE MYXOMYCETES OF THE MIAMI VALLEY, OHIOA. P. MORGAN
Pileoli innumerable, inflexed and appressed, plicate, brown.
THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PLICATE

  • amplify
  • augment
  • dualize
  • dupe
  • duplicate
  • duplify
  • enlarge
  • fold
  • grow
  • increase
  • infold
  • loop
  • magnify
  • multiply
  • plait
  • pleat
  • plicate
  • redouble
  • repeat
  • replicate
  • supplement
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.