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coronate

[ kawr-uh-neyt, kor- ]
/ 藞k蓴r 蓹藢ne瑟t, 藞k蓲r- /
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adjective
having or wearing a crown, coronet, or the like.
verb (used with object), cor路o路nat路ed, cor路o路nat路ing.
to crown (a sovereign).
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Origin of coronate

First recorded in 1840鈥50; from Latin cor艒n膩tus, past participle of cor艒n膩re 鈥渢o crown,鈥 equivalent to cor艒n(a) 鈥渃rown鈥 + -膩tus past participle suffix; see crown, -ate1
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