filate

adjective
fi·​late | \ ˈfīlāt \

Definition of filate

: slender and without appendages : thready

History and Etymology for filate

Latin filum + English -ate

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“Filate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/filate. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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