adjective vag·i·nate \ˈvajəˌnāt, -nə̇t\
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Definition of vaginate

  1. :  invested with or as if with a sheath

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Origin and Etymology of vaginate

vaginate borrowed from New Latin vaginatus, going back to Medieval Latin, “sheathed,” from Latin vāgīna “sheath” + -ātus 3-ate; vaginated from New Latin vaginatus + 1-ed — more at vagina

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to cast off or become cast off

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