Definition of emarginate
: having the margin notched
emarginationplay \(ˌ)ē-ˌmär-jə-ˈnā-shən\ noun
Origin and Etymology of emarginate
Latin emarginatus, past participle of emarginare to deprive of a margin, from e- + margin-, margo margin
First Known Use: 1794See Words from the same year
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