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  • adj. Flat; flattened.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Spreading or extending outwardly in a flat form.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany and zoology, flattened; spread out.
  • In entomology, having the margin flat and dilated, forming an edge: said of the thorax or elytra when the outer sides are so dilated, of the mandibles, etc.


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