Dictionary » V » Virgate



(Science: botany) Having the form of a straight rod; wand-shaped; straight and slender.

Origin: L. Virgatus made of twigs, fr. Virga a twig, rod. See Verge a rod.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,483 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link