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lineate

[ lin-ee-it, -eyt ]

adjective

  1. marked with lines, especially parallel lengthwise lines; striped.


lineate

/ ˈlɪnɪɪt; -ˌeɪt /

adjective

  1. marked with lines; streaked


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Word History and Origins

Origin of lineate1

First recorded in 1635–45; from Latin līneātus, past participle of līneāre “to make straight, mark with lines”; lineament, -ate 1

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Word History and Origins

Origin of lineate1

C17: from Latin līneātus drawn with lines

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Example Sentences

As before of a line was made a lineate: so here in like manner of a triangle is made a triangulate.

Stri lineate on the lower part of the valve, punctate on the keel.

For triangles doe compound and make the triangulate, but lines doe not make the lineate.

Now the common affections of a Lineate are to bee Angled and Figured.

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