a. divided into chambers.
   ♦ concameration, n. vaulting; vaulted roof.

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  • concamerated — con·cam·er·at·ed …   English syllables

  • concamerated — (ˈ)kän|kaməˌrād.ə̇d, kənˈk adjective Etymology: Latin concameratus (past participle of concamerare to arch over, from com + camerare to arch, from camera arch) + English ed more at chamber archaic : arched, vaulted …   Useful english dictionary

  • Concamerate — Con*cam er*ate (k[o^]n*k[a^]m [ e]r*[=a]t), v. t. [L. concameratus, p. p. of concamerare to arch over. See {Camber}.] 1. To arch over; to vault. [1913 Webster] Of the upper beak an inch and a half consisteth of one concamerated bone. Grew. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • con|cam|er|at|ed — «kon KAM uh RAY tihd», adjective. 1. divided into chambers: »a concamerated shell. 2. Obsolete. arched; vaulted. ╂[< Latin concamerātus, past participle of concamerāre to vault, arch] …   Useful english dictionary

  • con|cam|er|a|tion — «kon KAM uh RAY shuhn», noun. 1. concamerated or chambered formation. 2. a chamber or cell …   Useful english dictionary

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