umbrated

adjective um·brat·ed \ ¦əm¦brātə̇d \

Definition of umbrated

:drawn indistinctly or in outline on a heraldic field
  • many an umbrated charge is … displayed upon a parti-colored field
  • —M. R. Holmes

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Origin and Etymology of umbrated

Latin umbratus (past participle of umbrare to shade) + English -ed


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