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loricate

transitive verb lor·i·cate \ˈlȯrəˌkāt, usually -āt+V\

Definition of loricate

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. :  to enclose in or cover with a protecting substance

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Origin and Etymology of loricate

Latin loricatus, past participle of loricare to arm with a cuirass, from lorica cuirass, lorica


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loricate

adjective lor·i·cate \-kə̇t, -ˌkāt, usually -t+V\
variants: or

loricated

Definition of loricate

  1. 1 :  having a lorica

  2. 2 [New Latin Loricata] :  of or relating to the Loricata

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Origin and Etymology of loricate

Latin loricatus


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loricate

noun lor·i·cate \"\

Definition of loricate

plural

-s

  1. :  a loricate animal

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Origin and Etymology of loricate

New Latin Loricata


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