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reticulate

(rĭ-tĭk′yə-lĭt, -lāt′)
adj.
1. Resembling or forming a net or network: reticulate veins of a leaf.
2. Relating to or being an evolutionary process that involves the exchange of genes between organisms of different species, as in the formation of a new species through hybridization.
v. (-lāt′) reticu·lated, reticu·lating, reticu·lates
v.tr.
1. To make a net or network of.
2. To mark with lines resembling a network.
v.intr.
To form a net or network.

re·tic′u·late·ly adv.
re·tic′u·la′tion n.

reticulated

, reticulate (rĕ-tik′yŭ-lāt″ĕd) (-lăt, -lāt″) [ reticulo-]
Pert. to or forming a reticulum or network.
reticulation (rĕ-tik″yŭ-lā′shŏn)

reticulate

arranged in a network, as, for example, the venation of a leaf or of an insect's wing.
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Megaspore ornamentation in distinctly reticulate ('honeycomb') pattern or with dense pattern of tall, short-crested, almost echinate muri.
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T3-T 5 smooth, with weak reticulate microsculpture along hind margins, T6 with such sculpture all over.
spannagelii the megaspores are 406-562(-603) [micro]m in diameter and distinctly and consistently reticulate.
Head dull, completely reticulate rugose; face with 2 lateral longitudinal keels around orbits directed towards antennal toruli; frontal line complete; occipital carina complete; POL = 5; OL = 4; OOL = 5; OPL = 8; TL = 7; greatest breadth of posterior ocelli shorter than OL (3:4).
This type of surface is not seen in any of the reticulate spored species.
Head dull, hairless, slightly convex, with dorsal surface reticulate rugose; ventral surface of the head with medial area smooth and lateral areas sculptured by many longitudinal keels; frontal line complete; occipital carina complete, laterally not reaching the eyes; POL = 8; OL = 2.
Sori medial to supramedial, round, without indusia, receptacle glabrous and slightly to moderately sunken, sporangia glabrous, spores monolete, ellipsoidal, reticulate.
Their essence is a simple set of rules for generating a complex network of possibilities by manipulating tokens on a reticulate board.
All materials studied showed porose or reticulate pit membranes present on presumptive end walls of tracheids.