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coated

[ koh-tid ]
/ ˈkoʊ tɪd /
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adjective

having a coat.
(of paper) having a highly polished coating applied to provide a smooth surface for printing.
(of a fabric) having a coating, as of plastic, paint, or pyroxylin, to make it impervious to moisture.

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RELATED WORDS

laminate, cover, paint, glaze, smear, stain, plate, varnish, enamel, plaster, crust, surface, foil, spread, apply, incrust

Nearby words

coat-of-mail shell, coat-tail, coat-trailing, coatbridge, coatdress, coated, coated pit, coated tongue, coated vesicle, coatee, coates

Origin of coated

First recorded in 1555–65; coat + -ed3
Related formsmul·ti·coat·ed, adjectiveun·coat·ed, adjectivewell-coat·ed, adjective

Definition for coated (2 of 2)

coat

[ koht ]
/ koʊt /

noun

verb (used with object)

Origin of coat

1250–1300; Middle English cote < Anglo-French, Old French < Germanic; compare German Kotze, Old Saxon cott woolen coat
SYNONYMS FOR coat
Related formscoat·er, nouncoat·less, adjectivere·coat, verb (used with object)re·coat, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for coated (1 of 2)

coated

/ (ˈkəʊtɪd) /

adjective

covered with an outer layer, film, etc
(of paper) having a coating of a mineral, esp china clay, to provide a very smooth surface
(of textiles) having been given a plastic or other surface
photog optics another word for bloomed

British Dictionary definitions for coated (2 of 2)

coat

/ (kəʊt) /

noun

verb

(tr often foll by with) to cover (with) a layer or covering
(tr) to provide with a coat

Word Origin for coat

C16: from Old French cote of Germanic origin; compare Old Saxon kotta, Old High German kozzo
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

Medicine definitions for coated

coat

[ kōt ]

n.

The outer covering or enveloping layer or layers of an organ or part.
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