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punctate

 [pungk´tāt]
spotted; marked with points or punctures.

punc·tate

(pŭngk'tāt),
Marked with points or dots differentiated from the surrounding surface by color, elevation, or texture.
[L. punctum, a point]

punctate

/punc·tate/ (punk´tāt) spotted; marked with points or punctures.

punctate

[pungk′tāt]
Etymology: L, punctum, point
marked with elevated or colored dots or punctures.

punc·tate

(pŭngk'tāt)
Marked with points or dots differentiated from the surrounding surface by color, elevation, or texture.
[L. punctum, a point]

punctate

(of plant structures) dotted or pitted.

punctate (pungk´tāt),

n indicated with dots or points distinguished from the adjacent region by elevation, texture, or color.

punctate

spotted; marked with points or punctures.
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Disk of pronotum subconic, with fine and coarse punctation and with depression in laterobasal regions (Fig.
Head short and wide with fine punctation, frontal carina present with midline rugouse and flattened area at apex, transversal sulcus absent; width of frons 1.
4 mm) with four punctations across narrowest part; length of areola 34.
Mesial surface of palm of left chelae with three rows of tubercles, eight tubercles in mesial most row, seven tubercles in dorsomesial row, and three small widely interspersed tubercles lateral to dorsomesial row, six basiodactyl punctations form a weak row running to knob at base of dactyl.
35), and at little higher level than stria, stria very narrow with punctations oblong; and scales on the sutural margin comparatively smaller than the other.
The predominant decorative motifs of the pottery are parallel-line incisions, punctations, impressions, digitations and applique cordons.