pelliculate

adjective
pel·​lic·​u·​late | \ -lə̇t, -ˌlāt \

Definition of pelliculate

: characterized by or covered with a pellicle : pellicular

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History and Etymology for pelliculate

probably from (assumed) New Latin pelliculatus, from Medieval Latin pellicula + Latin -atus -ate

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“Pelliculate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pelliculate. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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