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adjective Anatomy, Zoology.
  1. having or characterized by a decidua.
  2. (of a placenta) partly formed from the decidua.
  3. deciduous(def 2).
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Origin of deciduate

1865–70; < New Latin dēciduātus, equivalent to dēcidua decidua + Latin -ātus -ate1
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