Acervate definition

əsʉrvit, əsʉrvāt
(biol.) Growing in tight clusters or heaps.
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(chiefly botany, rare) Heaped, or growing in heaps, or closely compacted clusters.
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(obsolete) To heap up.
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Origin of acervate

  • From Latin acervātus, perfect passive participle of acervō (“heap or pile up”), from acervus (“heap”).

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