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stipitate Syllabification: stip·i·tate
Pronunciation: /ˈstipəˌtāt/

Definition of stipitate in English:


chiefly Botany
(Especially of a fungus) having a stipe or a stipes.
Example sentences
  • 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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