Definition of Vermiculate. Meaning of Vermiculate. Synonyms of Vermiculate

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Definition of Vermiculate

Vermiculate
Vermiculate Ver*mic"u*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Vermiculated; p. pr. & vb. n. Vermiculating.] [L. vermiculatus inlaid so as to resemble the tracks of worms, p. p. of vermiculari to be full of worms, vermiculus a little worm. See Vermicular.] To form or work, as by inlaying, with irregular lines or impressions resembling the tracks of worms, or appearing as if formed by the motion of worms.
Vermiculate
Vermiculate Ver*mic"u*late, a. 1. Wormlike in shape; covered with wormlike elevations; marked with irregular fine lines of color, or with irregular wavy impressed lines like worm tracks; as, a vermiculate nut. 2. Crawling or creeping like a worm; hence, insinuating; sophistical. ``Vermiculate questions.' --Bacon. ``Vermiculate logic.' --R. Choate.

Meaning of Vermiculate from wikipedia

- in the somewhat smoothed face in a technique called "vermiculation" (vermiculate rustication or vermicular rustication), so called from the Latin vermiculus...
- are often described as "vermiculated" in English. Several species of owls are named for their vermiculated patterns Vermiculated fishing-owl (Scotopelia...
- carcinomas were a frequent complication. The skin atrophy was referred to as vermiculate atrophoderma. Basal cell carcinomas may develop around the age of 35...
- names include bridled parrotfish, sixband or six-banded parrotfish or vermiculate parrotfish. This species grows to a maximum length of 47 cm, and can...
- Xanthippe's shrew (Crocidura xantippe) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Kenya and Tanzania. Its natural habitats are dry...
- The vermiculated screech owl (Megascops vermiculatus), is a species of owl in the family Strigidae. The taxonomy of this species and the Middle American...
- The vermiculated fishing owl (Scotopelia bouvieri) is a species of owl in the family Strigidae. It is found within riverine forest in Angola, Cameroon...
- The greyish eagle-owl or vermiculated eagle-owl (Bubo cinerascens) is a rather large owl of the northern part of sub-Saharan Africa. It was previously...
- The vermiculated spinefoot (Sig**** vermiculatus), also known as maze rabbitfish, is a species of rabbitfish. Like all rabbitfishes, it has venomous spines...
- goshawks, rather apparent black shaft streaks which in combination create a vermiculated effect that is all-together messier looking than in most Eurasian birds...
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