adjective \ˈma-kyə-lət\

Definition of MACULATE

:  marked with spots :  blotched

Variants of MACULATE

mac·u·late or mac·u·lat·ed \-ˌlā-təd\

Origin of MACULATE

Latin maculatus, past participle of maculare to stain, from macula
First Known Use: 15th century


adjective \ˈmak-yə-lət\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MACULATE

: marked with spots


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