Definition of stipitate in English:


Syllabification: stip·i·tate
Pronunciation: /ˈstipiˌtāt


chiefly Botany
  • (Especially of a fungus) having a stipe or a stipes.
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    • The gynoecium consists of a single pistil that is stipitate on a disk.
    • The hip surface is very smooth with few hairs and few stipitate glands and with thick fleshy walls.
    • Scottish Natural Heritage has been conducting an extensive survey of all stipitate hydnoid fungi in Scotland.

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