What does carinated mean?

carinated meaning in General Dictionary

having a ridge or shaped like a ridge or suggesting the keel of a ship

View more

  • formed like keel or prow of a ship; having a carina or keel; because, a carinate calyx or leaf; a carinate sternum (of a bird).

Sentence Examples with the word carinated

No shell, a carinated mantle covering the whole body; male and female apertures distant, the female near the anus.

View more Sentence Examples