stipitate


Also found in: Medical.

stip·i·tate

 (stĭp′ĭ-tāt′)
adj.
Supported on or having a stipe.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

stipitate

(ˈstɪpɪˌteɪt)
adj
(Botany) botany possessing or borne on the end of a stipe
[C18: from New Latin stīpitātus having a stalk, from Latin stīpes; see stipe]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
The centrally stipitate basidiomata, pileus whitish, and decurrent lamellae, place it in Rhodocybe sect.
Rafinesque, as a segregation of Acacia "with legumes short stipitate, elliptic, membranaceous, compressed, with 2-3 seeds" (Rafinesque, 1838).
Leaves alternate, spiral or distichous; petiolate or subsessile, presence of pulvinus; extrafloral nectaries absent or present, convex, sessile or stipitate, located between the pairs of leaflets or on the petiole; leaflets 1-many pairs, papyraceous to coriaceous, elliptic to oblong, lanceolate to obovate, apex acuminate, rounded to mucronate, base oblique.
Apothecia cupuliform to concave, 2-6 mm in diameter, stipitate, laminal, margin crenate or commonly incised when mature, sometimes the incisions reaching the center of the disc, smooth to sorediate, amphithecium sorediate, disc brown, epruinose, imperforate, smooth or wrinkled; ascospores ellipsoid, sometimes long-ellipsoid, 12-15 x 6-8 [micro]m, episporium ca.
An Aspergillus flavus mutant producing stipitate sclerotia and synnemata.
The giant kelp Macrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) Agardh forms dense forests, and the stipitate kelp Eisenia arborea Areschough forms extensive subsurface canopies 1-2 m above the bottom.
The asci is unitunicate non-amyloid, broadly clavate, 8 spored, 25-33 x 12-18 [micro]m, short stipitate, evanescent.
Effects of size, shape, and stiffness in determining wave forces on the stipitate kelps Eisenia arborea and Pterygophora californica.
Fronds >25 cm long, glands and/or stipitate hairs present, peltate scales absent abaxially; sori<0.5 mm in diameter 13.
Ovary lanceolate, shortly stipitate, 1-2.3 x 0.3-0.7 cm; style not distinct; stigma prominent, slightly bilobed.