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cu·pu·late

 (kyo͞o′pyə-lāt′, -lĭt) also cu·pu·lar (-lər)
adj.
1. Resembling a small cup; cup-shaped.
2. Having or bearing a cupule.

cupulate

(ˈkjuːpjʊˌleɪt) or

cupular

adj
1. (Biology) shaped like a small cup
2. (Biology) (of plants or animals) having cupules

cu•pu•late

(ˈkyu pyəˌleɪt, -lɪt)

adj.
shaped like a cupule.
[1825–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cupulate - shaped like (or supporting) a cupule
concave - curving inward