Definition of bullate in English:
Covered with rounded swellings like blisters.
- Adult leaf: often entire, mid-green blade, involute, slightly bullate and crinkled, very little pigment in the veins.
- The distinguishing characteristic of this species is the extremely bullate leaves.
- Paranephelius is composed of acaulescent herbs with showy, yellow capitula, sessile in the center of a basal rosette of leaves, often with bullate leaf surfaces.
Mid 18th century: from Latin bullatus, from Latin bulla 'bubble'.
Definition of bullate in:
- US English dictionary
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