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glabrate

[gley-breyt, -brit]
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adjective
  1. Zoology. glabrous.
  2. Botany. becoming glabrous; somewhat glabrous.
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Origin of glabrate

1855–60; < Latin glabrātus (past participle of glabrāre to make bare, deprive of hair), equivalent to glabr-, stem of glaber without hair, smooth + -ātus -ate1
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glabrate in Medicine

glabrate

(glābrāt′, -brĭt)
adj.
  1. Glabrous.
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