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1. caudate

noun. amphibians that resemble lizards.

Synonyms

  • order Urodella
  • amphibian
  • urodele
  • Urodella
  • order Caudata

Antonyms

  • precocious
  • acaudal
  • tailless
  • anurous

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2. caudate

adjective. having a tail or taillike appendage.

Synonyms

  • scissor-tailed
  • taillike
  • square-tailed
  • tailed
  • bobtail
  • short-tailed
  • caudal
  • tail-shaped
  • swallow-tailed
  • scaly-tailed
  • caudated
  • bobtailed

Antonyms

  • anterior
  • rough
  • complex
  • difficult

3. caudate

adjective. (of a leaf shape) tapering gradually into a long taillike tip.

Synonyms

  • simple

Antonyms

  • simplicity
  • fancy

4. caudate

noun. a tail-shaped basal ganglion located in a lateral ventricle of the brain.

Synonyms

  • corpus striatum
  • striate body
  • basal ganglion
  • striatum

Antonyms

  • flavone
  • arsenide
  • vanillin
  • anionic compound

Example sentences of the word caudate


1. Verb, base form
The brain regions of the substantia nigra, basal ganglia and caudate nucleus-putamen are overstimulated in those with OCD.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Researchers noticed that a structure known as the caudate nucleus, which anticipates positive things, was lit up when the dogs got a whiff of their people.

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