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mate

verb

Medical Definition of mate

mated; mating

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to pair or join for breeding

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  copulate




maté

noun ma·té

Medical Definition of maté

  1. 1:  an aromatic beverage used chiefly in South America and especially in Paraguay that has stimulant properties like those of coffee

  2. 2:  a South American holly (Ilex paraguayensis) whose leaves and shoots are used in making maté; also :  these leaves and shoots



Variants of maté

or mate \ˈmä-ˌtā\play


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