lineolate

adjective

lin·​eo·​late
ˈlinēəˌlāt
variants or lineolated
-ātə̇d
: marked with fine lines
a lineolate parrakeet

Word History

Etymology

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lineolate. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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