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

Definition of pelliculate

  1. :  characterized by or covered with a pellicle :  pellicular

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Origin and Etymology of pelliculate

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

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to cast off or become cast off

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