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dig·i·tate(dĭj′ĭ-tāt′) also dig·i·tat·ed (-tā′tĭd)
1. Having digits or fingerlike projections.
2. Botany Having distinct parts arising from a common point or center; palmate.
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1. (Botany) (of compound leaves) having the leaflets in the form of a spread hand
2. (Anatomy) (of animals) having digits or corresponding parts
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(of an animal) having digits or digitlike processes.
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|Adj.||1.||digitate - resembling a finger; "digitate leaves of the horse chestnut"|
fingered - having or resembling a finger or fingers; often used in combination; "the fingered roots of giant trees"; "rosy-fingered"; "three-fingered cartoon characters"
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