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pileate

[pahy-lee-it, -eyt, pil-ee-] /ˈpaɪ li ɪt, -ˌeɪt, ˈpɪl i-/
adjective, Botany, Zoology.
1.
having a pileus.
Origin of pileate
1820-1830
First recorded in 1820-30, pileate is from the Latin word pīleātus capped. See pileus, -ate1
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pileate

/ˈpaɪlɪɪt; -ˌeɪt; ˈpɪl-/
adjective
1.
(of birds) having a crest
2.
(botany) having a pileus
Word Origin
C18: from Latin pīleātus wearing a felt cap, from pileus
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