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See definition of punctate on Dictionary.com
  • as indotted
  • as inspeckled
  • as inmottle

synonyms for punctate

  • stippled
  • flecked
  • mottled
  • sprinkled
  • dappled
  • flaked
  • freckled
  • motley
  • peppered
  • spotted
  • stippled
  • studded
  • variegated
  • brindled
  • mosaic
  • particolored
  • patchy
  • spotty
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How to use punctate in a sentence

Propodeum openly rugoso-punctate, the median channel single, distinct, no median basin.
JOURNAL OF ENTOMOLOGY AND ZOOLOGY, MARCH 1917VARIOUS
Operative—scarification, either punctate or linear, and erosion with the curette.
ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
In fact, it differs from Stephanopyxis, which is also sometimes punctate, only in the absence of spines.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
Valve lanceolate, somewhat unsymmetrical, subtly punctate, with pseudoraphe quite distinct.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
Valve linear, capitate at each end and tumid in the middle; stri distinctly punctate; pseudoraphe indistinct, or not apparent.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
Valve semicircular, with obtuse apices; stri transverse, punctate; terminal nodules minute and indistinct.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
Valve linear or oblong, sometimes with sinuate sides, and with a pseudoraphe and transverse punctate lines.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
Valve lanceolate; cost slightly radiate, punctate; median area broad, lanceolate.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
Valve elliptical-lanceolate, obtuse at the apices; pseudoraphe indistinct; stri, 17 in 10 , punctate.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
Axial area widened on the dorsal side, indistinct on the ventral; stri punctate.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PUNCTATE

  • punctate
  • stippled
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