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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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Origin of coated

First recorded in 1555–65; coat + -ed3

OTHER WORDS FROM coated

mul·ti·coat·ed, adjectiveun·coat·ed, adjectivewell-coated, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for coated

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
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