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Guttate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Guttate Spotted, as if discolored by drops.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • guttate Containing drops or droplike masses, either solid or more or less liquid, often resembling nuclei.
    • guttate In botany, spotted, as if by drops of something colored.
    • guttate In zoology, having drop-shaped or guttiform spots.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Guttate containing drops: spotted
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. guttatus,. Cf. Gutty
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L.

Usage

In literature:

Guttate: with light spots or drops on a dark ground.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
She seems to guttate an awful lot.
"The Venus Trap" by Evelyn E. Smith
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In science:

Fig. 2. PG-induced TL (T-lymphocytes) activation in temporary guttate psoriasis (GP) and chronic psoriasis (CPs). In GP, streptococci in the tonsils produce toxins (e.g.
Model of pathogenesis of psoriasis. Part 1. Systemic psoriatic process
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