legatine

adjective
leg·​a·​tine | \ ˈle-gə-ˌtēn How to pronounce legatine (audio) , -ˌtīn \

Definition of legatine

: of, headed by, or enacted under the authority of a legate

First Known Use of legatine

circa 1534, in the meaning defined above

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“Legatine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/legatine. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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