penicillate


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pen·i·cil·late

(pen'i-sil'āt),
1. Pertaining to a penicillus.
2. Having a tuftlike structure.

penicillate

(pĕn′ĭ-sĭl′ĭt, -āt′)
adj.
Having or forming a tuft or brush of fine hairs.
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