acervuline


acervuline
\\əˈsərvyələ̇n, -ˌlīn\ adjective
Etymology: New Latin acervulus + English -ine
: resembling little heaps : heaped

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  • Acervuline — A*cer vu*line, a. Resembling little heaps. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acervuline — adj. [L. acervare, to heap] Resembling small heaps …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • acervuline — adjective Resembling little heaps …   Wiktionary

  • acervuline — acer·vu·line (ə surґvu līn) [L. acervulus little heap] aggregated; said of certain glands …   Medical dictionary

  • acervuline — acer·vu·line …   English syllables

  • acervuline, —   a. like little heaps …   Dictionary of difficult words