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mentholated

[men-thuh-ley-tid]
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adjective
  1. saturated with or containing menthol: a mentholated cough drop.
  2. covered or treated with menthol.

Origin of mentholated

First recorded in 1930–35; menthol + -ate1 + -ed2
Related formsun·men·tho·lat·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for mentholated

mentholated

adjective
  1. containing, treated, or impregnated with menthol
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Word Origin and History for mentholated

adj.

of cigarettes, 1933, from menthol + -ate (2).

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