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malleate

[ mal-ee-eyt ]
/ 藞m忙l i藢e瑟t /
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verb (used with object), mal路le路at路ed, mal路le路at路ing.
to beat or shape with a hammer, as in metalworking.
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Origin of malleate

1590鈥1600; <Latin malle膩tus wrought with a hammer, equivalent to Latin malle(us) hammer + -膩tus-ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM malleate

mal路le路a路tion, noun
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