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foveate

 [fo´ve-āt]
pitted.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fo·ve·ate

, foveated (fō'vē-āt, -ā-ted),
Pitted; having foveas or depressions on the surface.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

foveate

adjective Characterised by one or more foveae; pitted .
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

fo·ve·ate

, foveated (fō'vē-āt, -ā-tĕd)
Pitted; having foveae or depressions on the surface.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Foveate groove in anterior 0.6 of mesopleuron, moderately deep, wide, oblique, with transverse wrinkles.
Foveate groove in anterior half of mesopleuron, moderately deep to rather shallow, strongly oblique, with transverse wrinkles.
Mesosoma almost entirely granulate, dull, impunctate; mesoscutum and mesopleuron centrally (above foveate groove) with very fine, indistinct punctures; mesopleuron almost smooth centrally.
Foveate groove of mesopleuron moderately deep, long (extending almost entire length of mesopleuron), S-curved, wider anteriorly and narrow posteriorly, transversely wrinkled.
Foveate groove in anterior part of mesopleuron, strongly oblique, moderately impressed, with more or less distinct transverse wrinkles.
Foveate groove in anterior 0.6 of mesopleuron, moderately broad, oblique, not reaching anterior margin of mesopleuron, with fine transverse wrinkles.