Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In anatomy and zoology, hooked; uncinate: as, the hamulate process of the sphenoid bone. See cut under craniofacial.
- In botany, having a little hook at the tip; covered with little hooks. Also hamulose, hamulous.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Furnished with a small hook; hook-shaped.
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