Definition of Scutate. Meaning of Scutate. Synonyms of Scutate

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Definition of Scutate

Scutate
Scutate Scu"tate, a. [L. scutatus armed with a shield, from scutum a shield.] 1. Buckler-shaped; round or nearly round. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Protected or covered by bony or horny plates, or large scales.

Meaning of Scutate from wikipedia

- vegetative growth after conditions have improved and a season has p****ed. scutate Like a shield or round plate in shape. From Latin scutum, shield. secotioid...