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punctulate

[ puhngk-choo-leyt, -lit ]
/ ˈpʌŋk tʃʊˌleɪt, -lɪt /
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adjective
studded with minute points or dots.
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Also punc·tu·lat·ed [puhngk-choo-ley-tid] /ˈpʌŋk tʃʊˌleɪ tɪd/ .

Origin of punctulate

1840–50; <Latin pūnctul(um) (diminutive of pūnctumpoint; see -ule) + -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM punctulate

punc·tu·la·tion, noun
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