AskDefine | Define aciculate

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aciculate adj : related to plants or animals or crystals having aciculae or needle-like parts

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  1. (Natural history):
    (a) Furnished with aciculæ.
    (b) Acicular.
    (c) Marked with fine irregular streaks as if scratched by a needle.
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