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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having branches; branched.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In the trophi of rotifers, having the rami crossed by two or three teeth, the fulcrum rudimentary and the manubria absent.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having branches


Latin rāmus, branch; see ramus + -ate1.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)


  • The phrases like yatra nari pujayte ramate tatra devata may be a thing of past.


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