Share this entry

Share this page


Saltos de línea: glab|rate
Pronunciación: /ˈɡleɪbrət

Definición de glabrate en inglés:


Botany & Zoology
Free from hair or down; smooth.
Example sentences
  • It is a glabrate plant with linear herbaceous leaves.
  • The very glabrate phase of the plant seems worthy of distinction.
  • The young twigs are glabrate, or only sparingly pubescent.


mid 19th century: from Latin glabratus, past participle of glabrare 'make bald or smooth'.

Share this entry

Share this page


¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día terpsichorean
Pronunciación: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
relating to dancing