trabeated

adjective
tra·​be·​at·​ed | \ ˈtrā-bē-ˌā-təd How to pronounce trabeated (audio) \
variants: or less commonly trabeate \ ˈtrā-​bē-​ˌāt How to pronounce trabeated (audio) \

Definition of trabeated

: designed or constructed with horizontal beams or lintels

Other Words from trabeated

trabeation \ ˌtrā-​bē-​ˈā-​shən How to pronounce trabeated (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of trabeated

1843, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for trabeated

Latin trabs, trabes beam — more at thorp

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“Trabeated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trabeated. Accessed 17 Apr. 2021.

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