Definition of alveolate in English:

alveolate

Pronunciation /alˈvɪələt//alvɪˈəʊlət/

adjective

Anatomy
  • See alveolus

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

Pronunciation

alveolate

/alˈvɪələt//alvɪˈəʊlət/