ciliolate


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cil·i·o·late

 (sĭl′ē-ə-lāt′)
adj.
Having minute cilia.

[From New Latin ciliolum, diminutive of cilium, cilium, from Latin, eyelid; see cilium.]
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ciliolate

(ˈsɪlɪəlɪt; -ˌleɪt)
adj
(Botany) covered with minute hairs, as some plants
[C19: from New Latin ciliolum, diminutive of cilium]
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Second glume slightly shorter than the first, 3-nerved, strongly keeled, the keel antrorsely scabrous the margins finely ciliolate towards the apex.
Calyx lobes ciliolate; corolla sympetalous, cylindrical, somewhat constricted at the throat, the lobes small, blunt, recurved.