clavate definition

  • adjective:
    • Biology Having one end thickened; club-shaped: clavate antennae.
    • Resembling a club, becoming more and more broad from base to your distal end.
    • Club-shaped; having the form of a club; growing slowly thicker toward the most effective. [See Illust. of antennae.]
  • others:
    • Club-shaped; having the kind of a club; developing gradually thicker toward the most notable; claviform.
    • Like a nail.

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