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patinate

[pat-n-eyt] /ˈpæt nˌeɪt/
verb (used with object), patinated, patinating.
1.
to cover or encrust with a patina.
Origin of patinate
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80; patin(a) + -ate1
Related forms
patination, noun
unpatinated, adjective
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