verb (used with object), ru·bri·cat·ed, ru·bri·cat·ing.
to mark or color with red.
to furnish with or regulate by rubrics.
pink, tint, suffuse, mantle, color, rose, rouge, bloody, paint, rubric, flush, crimson, dye, rust, glow, rubify, ruddle, incarnadine, ruddy, pinken
- rubrospinal decussation,
- rubrum lily
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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