mar·​gin·​at·​ed ˈmär-jə-ˌnā-təd How to pronounce marginated (audio)
: having a distinct margin

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1727, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of marginated was circa 1727

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Cite this Entry

“Marginated.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

Medical Definition


mar·​gin·​at·​ed ˈmär-jə-ˌnāt-əd How to pronounce marginated (audio)
: having a margin distinct in appearance or structure
a sharply marginated lesion
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