- to mark or color with red.
- to furnish with or regulate by rubrics.
Origin of rubricate
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- to print (a book or manuscript) with red titles, headings, etc
- to mark in red
- to supply with or regulate by rubrics
Word Origin for rubricate
C16: from Latin rubricāre to colour red, from rubrīca red earth; see rubric
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