Alate - definition, pronunciation

Amer.   American pronunciation of the word alate
Brit.  |ˈeɪleɪt|  British pronunciation of the word alate

adjective

- (of seeds or insects) having winglike extensions(syn: alated)

alate leaves
alate seeds of a maple tree

Examples

Towards morning the wind abated a little.

alate seeds of a maple tree

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