infumate

adjective
in·​fu·​mate | \ ˈinfyəˌmāt, ə̇nˈfyümə̇t \
variants: or infumated \ -​ˌmātə̇d \

Definition of infumate

: clouded with blackish color infumate insect wing

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History and Etymology for infumate

infumate from Latin infumatus, past participle of infumare to dry by smoking, from in- in- entry 2 + fumare to smoke, from fumus smoke; infumated from Latin infumatus + English -ed

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“Infumate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/infumate. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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