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Definition of "platelike" [platelike]

  • Having characteristics of a plate (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "platelike" in a sentence
  • "Mature females have large, inwardly directed, platelike oostegites at the inner base of their anterior legs."
  • "They are large and platelike, and form the marsupium, in which the eggs and developing young are protected."
  • "But for now, the explanation above of capped columns, for instance, includes these words: If the local environment changes just slightly to prefer platelike growth over columnar growth ."
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