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floriated

[ flawr-ee-ey-tid, flohr- ]
/ ˈflɔr iˌeɪ tɪd, ˈfloʊr- /
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adjective
made of or decorated with floral ornamentation: floriated design; floriated china.
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Also flo·ri·ate [flawr-ee-it, -eyt, flohr-]. /ˈflɔr i ɪt, -ˌeɪt, ˈfloʊr-/.

Origin of floriated

First recorded in 1835–45; flori- + -ate1 + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for floriated

floriated

floreated

/ (ˈflɔːrɪˌeɪtɪd) /

adjective
architect having ornamentation based on flowers and leaves

Word Origin for floriated

C19: from Latin flōs flower
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