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constellate

[ kon-stuh-leyt ]
/ 藞k蓲n st蓹藢le瑟t /
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verb (used with or without object), con路stel路lat路ed, con路stel路lat路ing.
to cluster together, as stars in a constellation.
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Origin of constellate

1615鈥25; <Late Latin constell膩tus star-studded, equivalent to Latin con-con- + stell(a) star + -膩tus-ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM constellate

un路con路stel路lat路ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for constellate

constellate
/ (藞k蓲nst瑟藢le瑟t) /

verb
to form into clusters in or as if in constellations
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