Latinate

[ lat-n-eyt ]
/ ˈlæt nˌeɪt /

adjective

of, like, pertaining to, or derived from Latin.

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Origin of Latinate

First recorded in 1900–05; Latin + -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for Latinate

Latinate
/ (ˈlætɪˌneɪt) /

adjective

(of writing, vocabulary, etc) imitative of or derived from Latin
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