carinate definition

  • adjective:
    • formed like or having a carina or keel; ridged.
    • Keel-shaped, such as a boat's keel.
    • Of a bird, having a keeled breastbone allowing the accessory of journey muscle tissue.
    • Shaped such as the keel or prow of a ship; having a carina or keel.
    • having a ridge or shaped like a ridge or recommending the keel of a ship
  • others:
    • Shaped like or furnished with a keel; keeled.
  • noun:
    • wild birds having keeled breastbones for accessory of journey muscles

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