Definition of alveolate in English:

alveolate

Pronunciation /alvɪˈəʊlət/ /alˈvɪələt/

adjective

Anatomy

See alveolus

  • ‘The Siddall group addressed the molecular phylogeny of three, very similar, alveolate genera.’
  • ‘Several workers have suggested that the entire alveolate clade is derived from a photosynthetic ancestor.’
  • ‘One of them corresponded to an alveolate sequence belonging to the recently described marine.’

Pronunciation

alveolate

/alvɪˈəʊlət/ /alˈvɪələt/