denudate

1 of 2

transitive verb

de·​nu·​date
ˈdē(ˌ)n(y)üˌdāt,
ˈdenyəˌ-,
də̇ˈn(y)üˌ-,
dēˈ-,
usually -t+V
-ed/-ing/-s
: to lay bare : denude

denudate

2 of 2

adjective

de·​nu·​date
",
-də̇t

Word History

Etymology

Transitive verb

Latin denudatus, past participle of denudare

Adjective

Latin denudatus

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“Denudate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/denudate. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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