miniate

[min-ee-eyt]

Origin of miniate

1650–60; < Medieval Latin miniātus rubricated, illuminated, Latin: colored red with cinnabar, equivalent to mini(um) minium + -ātus -ate1
Related formsmin·i·a·tor, noun
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