variants or lineolated
: marked with fine lines
a lineolate parrakeet

Word History


lineolate from New Latin lineolatus, from Latin lineola small line (diminutive of linea line) + -atus -ate; lineolated from New Latin lineolatus + English -ed (cord)

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“Lineolate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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