transitive verb
in·​um·​brate | \ ˈinəmˌbrāt, ə̇ˈnə- \

Definition of inumbrate

: to put in shadow : shade

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History and Etymology for inumbrate

Latin inumbratus, past participle of inumbrare, from in- in- entry 2 + umbrare to shade, from umbra shadow

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“Inumbrate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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