punctate

adjective
punc·​tate | \ˈpəŋk-ˌtāt \

Definition of punctate 

1 : marked with minute spots or depressions a punctate leaf

2 : characterized by dots or points punctate skin lesions

Other Words from punctate

punctation \ˌpəŋk-​ˈtā-​shən \ noun

First Known Use of punctate

circa 1760, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for punctate

New Latin punctatus, from Latin punctum point — more at point

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The first known use of punctate was circa 1760

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punctate

adjective
punc·​tate | \ˈpəŋ(k)-ˌtāt \

Medical Definition of punctate 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: characterized by dots or points punctate skin lesions

Other Words from punctate

punctation \ˌpəŋ(k)-​ˈtā-​shən \ noun

punctate

noun

Medical Definition of punctate (Entry 2 of 2)

: a punctate structure or area

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