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comate2

[koh-meyt]
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adjective
  1. Botany. having a coma.
  2. hairy; tufted.

Origin of comate2

From the Latin word comātus, dating back to 1590–1600. See coma2, -ate1
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comate

adjective botany
  1. having tufts of hair
  2. having or relating to a coma

Word Origin

C17: from Latin comātus, from coma hair
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