acaudate

adjective
lacking a tail or taillike appendage
Syn: ↑acaudal
Ant: ↑caudate
Similar to: ↑anurous, ↑tailless
Topics: ↑zoology, ↑zoological science

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adjective

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acaudate, a.
(əˈkɔːdeɪt)
[f. a- prefix 14 + caudate.]
Tailless.
Syd. Soc. Lex.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Acaudate — A*cau date, a. [Pref. a not + caudate.] Tailless. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acaudate — adj. [Gr. a, without; L. cauda, tail] Without a tail …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • acaudate — a·cau·date (ā kôʹdāt ) also a·cau·dal (ā kôdʹl) adj. Having no tail. * * * …   Universalium

  • acaudate — adjective Tailless …   Wiktionary

  • acaudate — acau·date (a kawґdāt) [a 1 + caudate] lacking a tail …   Medical dictionary

  • acaudate — adj. without a tail …   English contemporary dictionary

  • acaudate — acau·date …   English syllables

  • acaudate —   a. lacking tail …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • acaudal, acaudate — Having no tail. [G. a priv. + L. cauda, tail] …   Medical dictionary

  • acaudal — adjective lacking a tail or taillike appendage • Syn: ↑acaudate • Ant: ↑caudate (for: ↑acaudate) • Similar to: ↑anurous, ↑tailless …   Useful english dictionary

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