Foveate



[foh-vee-it, -eyt] /ˈfoʊ vi ɪt, -ˌeɪt/

adjective, Biology.
1.
having ; pitted.

foveate fo·ve·ate (fō’vē-āt’, -ĭt)
adj.
Foveolate.

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