Crossword clues for aristate
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Aristate \A*ris"tate\, a. [L. aristatus, fr. arista. See Arista.]
(Bot.) Having a pointed, beardlike process, as the glumes of wheat; awned.
(Zo["o]l.) Having a slender, sharp, or spinelike tip.
a. 1 (context botany of leaves English) Having a long bristle at its apex. 2 (context botany English) Having a pointed, beard-like process, like those of the glumes of wheat; awned. 3 (context zoology English) Having a slender, sharp, or spiny tip.
Aristate means having a spiny or bristly tip and may refer to:
- An antennae shape
- A leaf shape