[ fash-ee-eyt, -ee-it ]
/ ˈfæʃ iˌeɪt, -i ɪt /
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bound with a band, fillet, or bandage.
Botany. abnormally compressed into a band or bundle, as stems grown together.
- composed of bundles.
- bound together in a bundle.
- marked with a band or bands.
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Also fas·ci·at·ed [fash-ee-ey-tid] /ˈfæʃ iˌeɪ tɪd/ .
OTHER WORDS FROM fasciatefas·ci·ate·ly, adverbun·fas·ci·ate, adjectiveun·fas·ci·at·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for fasciate
/ (ˈfæʃɪˌeɪt) /
- (of stems and branches) abnormally flattened due to coalescence
- growing in a bundle
(of birds, insects, etc) marked by distinct bands of colour
Derived forms of fasciatefasciately, adverb
Word Origin for fasciate
C17: probably from New Latin fasciātus (unattested) having bands; see fascia
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