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perforated

[pur-fuh-rey-tid]
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adjective
  1. pierced with a hole or holes: Punch out along the perforated line.
  2. Philately. (of a number of stamps joined together) having rows of closely spaced perforations dividing each stamp from the others.
  3. marked by or having perforation: a perforated ulcer.
Also perforate.

Origin of perforated

First recorded in 1480–90; perforate + -ed2
Related formsmul·ti·per·fo·rat·ed, adjectivenon·per·fo·rat·ed, adjectivepost·per·fo·rat·ed, adjectiveun·per·fo·rat·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for non-perforated

perforated

adjective
  1. pierced with one or more holes
  2. (esp of stamps) having perforationsAbbreviation: perf
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

non-perforated in Medicine

perforated

([object Object])
adj.
  1. Pierced with one or more holes.
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