rubricate

verb
ru·​bri·​cate | \ ˈrü-bri-ˌkāt How to pronounce rubricate (audio) \
rubricated; rubricating

Definition of rubricate

transitive verb

1 : to write or print as a rubric
2 : to provide with a rubric

Other Words from rubricate

rubrication \ ˌrü-​bri-​ˈkā-​shən How to pronounce rubrication (audio) \ noun
rubricator \ ˈrü-​bri-​ˌkā-​tər How to pronounce rubricator (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of rubricate

1570, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Rubricate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rubricate. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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