Adjective "Alate" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Alate


    Definition:

    1. having wings; winged.

    2. having membranous expansions like wings. noun

    3. the winged form of an insect when both winged and wingless forms occur in the species.

    Examples:

    "segments can be alate."

    "forms can be alate."

    "drupes can be alate."

    "deaths can be alate."