perforated

adjective

Definition of perforated

  1. 1 :  having a hole or perforations; especially :  having a specified number of perforations in 20 millimeters <the stamps are perforated 10>

  2. 2 :  characterized by perforation <a perforated ulcer>

Examples of perforated in a sentence

  1. a pad with perforated sheets of paper

1578

First Known Use of perforated

1578


PERFORATED Defined for English Language Learners

perforated

adjective

Definition of perforated for English Language Learners

  • : having a hole or a series of holes

  • of paper, cardboard, etc. : having a line of small holes to make tearing easy and neat


Medical Dictionary

perforated

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adjective per·fo·rat·ed \-fə-ˌrāt-əd\

Medical Definition of perforated

  1. :  having a hole or series of holes :  characterized by perforation <a perforated eardrum>



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