corticate


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corticate

 [kor´tĭ-kāt]
having a cortex or bark.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

corticate

(kôr′tĭ-kĭt, -kāt′) also

corticated

(-kāt′ĭd)
adj.
Having a cortex or a similar specialized outer layer.
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Both types of central intraosseous tumours produce a corticate radiolucency, sometimes with radiopaque specks.
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This species is distinguished by the corticate and regular scyphose podetia cover with peltate and flat squamules in upper part.