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sigillate

transitive verb sig·il·late \ ˈsijəˌlāt \

Definition of sigillate

-ed/-ing/-s
:to close by or as if by a seal :seal

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Origin and Etymology of sigillate

Latin sigillatus, past participle of sigillare, from sigillum seal


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sigillate

adjective sigil·late \ ˈsijəˌlāt , sə̇ˈjilə̇t \
variants: or sigillated \ˈsijəˌlātə̇d\

Definition of sigillate

1 :decorated by means of stamped-on patterns or motifs used especially of ancient Roman ware
2 :having markings like seals
  • sigillate rootstock

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Origin and Etymology of sigillate

sigillate from Latin sigillatus, from sigillum + -atus -ate; sigillated from Latin sigillatus + English -ed


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