acerate definition

  • adjective:
    • Acerose.
    • Acerose; needle-shaped.
    • Acerose; needle-shaped.
    • thin and long and pointed; as pine leaves
  • noun:
    • a mixture of aceric acid with a salifiable base.
    • A combination of aceric acid with a salifiable base.
    • A salt of aceric acid.
  • others:
    • Needle-shaped or rod-shaped: specifically placed on monaxon spicules present in calcareous sponges; in botany, identical to acerose .

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