lineate

transitive verb
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of lineate 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 obsolete : to mark with lines

2 obsolete : delineate

lineate

adjective
lin·eate | \ ˈlinēə̇t , -ēˌāt \
variants: or lineated \-ēˌātə̇d \

Definition of lineate (Entry 2 of 2)

: marked with lines or stripes

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History and Etymology for lineate

Transitive verb

Medieval Latin lineatus, past participle of lineare, from Latin, to make straight, from linea line (cord)

Adjective

lineate from Medieval Latin lineatus; lineated from past participle of lineate entry 1

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