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patinate

[ pat-n-eyt ]
/ 藞p忙t n藢e瑟t /
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verb (used with object), pat路i路nat路ed, pat路i路nat路ing.
to cover or encrust with a patina.
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Origin of patinate

First recorded in 1875鈥80; patin(a) + -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM patinate

pat路i路na路tion, nounun路pat路i路nat路ed, adjective

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