accolated

[ ak-uh-ley-tid ]
/ ˈæk əˌleɪ tɪd /

adjective

(of portraits on a coin, medal, or escutcheon) overlapping and facing in the same direction; conjoined.

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Origin of accolated

1875–80; < French accol(er) to embrace (see accolade) + -ate1 + -ed2

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH accolated

accoladed accolated
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