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derivate

[der-uh-veyt]
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noun, adjective
  1. derivative.
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Historical Examples

  • On the contrary, there are distinct reasons for thinking that the Vertebrate mouth is a derivate of the blastopore.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 3

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Word Origin and History for derivate

adj.

late 15c., from Latin derivatus, past participle of derivare (see derive). From 1650s as a noun.

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