adjective cris·pate \ˈkriˌspāt, -spə̇t\
variants: or


\-ˌspāt ə̇d\

Definition of crispate

  1. :  having a crisped appearance :  irregularly curled or crinkled :  crisped

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Origin and Etymology of crispate

crispate from Latin crispatus, past participle of crispare to curl, from crispus curly; crispated from Latin crispatus + English -ed

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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