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barbate

[bahr-beyt] /ˈbɑr beɪt/
adjective, Botany, Zoology.
1.
tufted or furnished with hairs; bearded.
Origin of barbate
1850-1855
1850-55; < Latin barbātus, equivalent to barb(a) beard + -ātus -ate1
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barbate

/ˈbɑːbeɪt/
adjective
1.
(mainly biology) having tufts of long hairs; bearded
Word Origin
C19: from Latin barba a beard
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