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fim·bri·ate, fimbriated (fim'brē-āt, -ā-ted),
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fimbriate(fĭm′brē-ĭt, -āt′) also
Having fimbriae; fringed, as the edge of a petal or the opening of a duct.
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fimbriateadjective Fringed, covered by fimbriae; in medicine, fimbriated is generally preferred.
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fim·bri·ate, fimbriated (fim'brē-āt, -ā-tĕd)
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fimbriate(of plant structures) having a fringe on the margin.
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