[ im-pur-fer-it, -fuh-reyt ]
/ ɪmˈpɜr fər ɪt, -fəˌreɪt /
Also im·per·fo·rat·ed. not perforate; having no perforation.
Philately. (of a number of stamps joined together) lacking the perforations usually separating individual stamps.
an imperforate stamp.
Words nearby imperforate
OTHER WORDS FROM imperforateim·per·fo·ra·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for imperforated
This is clearly not the imperforated zizyphinus of the 'Systema.'
Its upright sides are imperforated, but top and bottom the usual perforation marks are present.Peeps at Postage Stamps|Stanley Currie Johnson
British Dictionary definitions for imperforated
/ (ɪmˈpɜːfərɪt, -ˌreɪt) /
(of a postage stamp) not provided with perforation or any other means of separationAbbreviation: imperf Compare perforate
anatomy (of a bodily part, such as the anus) without the normal opening
Derived forms of imperforateimperforation, noun
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Medical definitions for imperforated
[ ĭm-pûr′fər-ĭt ]
Lacking a normal opening.
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