emarginate

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adjective emar·gin·ate \ (ˌ)ē-ˈmär-jə-nət , -ˌnāt \

Definition of emarginate

:having the margin notched

emargination

play \(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


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