pullulate(redirected from pullulative)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to pullulative: Pistic
To undergo pullulation.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
intr.v. pullu·lated, pullu·lating, pullu·lates
1. To breed rapidly or abundantly.
2. To be or increase in great numbers: "Ideas pullulated in his brain" (G.D. Dess).
3. To teem; swarm: a lagoon that pullulated with fish.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
pullulate(pŭl″ū-lāt) [L. pullulare, to sprout]
To bud or germinate.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners