enate

adjective
\ ˈēˌnāt \

Definition of enate

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : growing out
2 : enatic

enate

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of enate (Entry 2 of 2)

: one related on the mother's side — compare agnate

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History and Etymology for enate

Adjective

Latin enatus, past participle of enasci

Noun

Latin enatus, past participle of enasci

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“Enate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enate. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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