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fimbriate

 [fim´bre-āt]
fringed.
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fim·bri·ate

, fimbriated (fim'brē-āt, -ā-ted),
Having fimbriae.
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fimbriate

(fĭm′brē-ĭt, -āt′) also

fimbriated

(-ā′tĭd)
adj.
Having fimbriae; fringed, as the edge of a petal or the opening of a duct.

fim′bri·a′tion n.
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fimbriate

adjective Fringed, covered by fimbriae; in medicine, fimbriated is generally preferred.
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fim·bri·ate

, fimbriated (fim'brē-āt, -ā-tĕd)
Having fimbriae.
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fimbriate

(of plant structures) having a fringe on the margin.
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Capitula homogamous or heterogamous, discoid, disciform, ligulate, or radiate, isomorphic or heteromorphic with dimorphic, sub-dimorphic, or rarely with trimorphic florets, with one to numerous florets; receptacle epaleate to paleate, glabrous, pilose, setose to fimbriate; involucre uniseriate to multiseriate.
42b- Petals connate at the base for less than 1/2 of their length, bearing fimbriate appendages at the apex of the petal tube.
Capitulescences monocephalous, on scapes; capitula heterogamous, radiate; receptacle epaleate, smooth to fimbriate; involucre multiseriate.
Capitulescences monocephalous, terminal to axillar; capitula sessile, homogamous, radiate; receptacle fimbriate; involucre multiseriate.
Petals lingulate, obtuse, 17-19 mm long, each with a pair of fimbriate basal appendages, pale yellow tipped with white.
Microornamentation types are: bacillate, with thin, elongate, rodlike structures; filamentose, with long filaments borne on the macroornamentation; fimbriate, with elaborated processes at the apex of projecting ornamentation; and granulate, with minute, grainlike, "rather amorphous" deposits on the macroornamentation.
Scape erect, stout, 135 cm long, 2-3 cm in diameter, dark purplish-wine, densely white-lanate but soon glabrous; scape bracts narrowly lanceolate, acuminate-attenuate, 21-34 x 2.8-5.5 cm, pale stramineous, thinly coriaceous, coarsely nerved, entire, imbricate, distinctly exceeding the internodes but not completely covering the scape, sparsely covered by fimbriate inconspicuous white trichomes.
7 x 3 mm, subspreading to reflexed, equaling to slightly exceeding the sepals, margins densely and inconspicuously denticulate, bearing fimbriate trichomes.
30 mm long, reddishorange toward the apex, glabrous; petals bearing fimbriate appendages.--6.