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  • adj. ligulate

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as ligulate.


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  • It was nothing more nor less than a box, covered with sheets of virgin cork, and standing on the floor just under one of the windows, where the light and air could get to a weird-looking, rubbery-leaved, orchid-like plant, covered with ligulated scarlet blossoms which grew within it.

    Cleek, the Master Detective


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