Definition of vermiculate in English:


Syllabification: ver·mic·u·late
Pronunciation: /vərˈmikyəˌlāt, -lət


  • 1 another term for vermicular.
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    • A very loose soil medium, augmented with vermiculate, or even orchid fir bark suits them all right.
    • They were germinated axenically in jars containing vermiculate wetted with culture medium of Ingestad.


early 17th century: from Latin vermiculatus, past participle of vermiculari 'be full of worms' (see vermicular).

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