rostrate


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rostrate

 [ros´trāt]
beaked.

ros·trate

(ros'trāt),
Having a beak or hook.
[L. rostratus]

rostrate

/ros·trate/ (ros´trāt) having a beaklike process.

rostrate

(rŏs′trāt′, -trĭt, rô′strāt′, -strĭt)
adj. Biology
Having a rostrum.

ros·trate

(ros'trāt)
Having a beak or hook.
[L. rostratus]

rostrate

beaked.
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Cypselae constricted to shortly rostrate at the apex, glabrous to pubescent; pappus of scabrid, basally connate, capillary bristles.
Cypselae constricted at the apex to longly rostrate, pubescent; pappus of scabrid, capillary bristles.
Cypselae dimorphic; marginal cypselae rudimentary, rostrate at the apex, glabrous or pubescent; central cypselae ribbed, very hairy at the base or pubescent throughout; pappus of numerous, persistent scales.