transitive verb in·qui·nate \ˈinkwəˌnāt\

Definition of inquinate



noun, plural


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Origin and Etymology of inquinate

Latin inquinatus, past participle of inquinare, from in- 2in- + -quinare (akin to Latin caenum filth, ordure) — more at obscene

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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