[ in-doo-zee-it, -zhee-, -dyoo- ]
/ ɪnˈdu zi ɪt, -ʒi-, -ˈdyu- /


having an indusium.


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Origin of indusiate

1820–30; < Latin indūsiātus, equivalent to indūsi(um) indusium + -ātus -ate1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020