Definition of stipitate in English:

stipitate

adjective

Botany
  • (especially of a fungus) having a stipe or a stipes.

    • ‘Paspalum cachimboense is closely related to P. lanciflorum, because both species have spikelets with rounded bases and a stipitate upper anthecium.’
    • ‘The gynoecium consists of a single pistil that is stipitate on a disk.’
    • ‘The hip surface is very smooth with few hairs and few stipitate glands and with thick fleshy walls.’
    • ‘Scottish Natural Heritage has been conducting an extensive survey of all stipitate hydnoid fungi in Scotland.’
    • ‘All of the stipitate hydnums are believed to be ectomycorrhizal with photosynthetic trees.’

Pronunciation

stipitate

/ˈstɪpɪteɪt/