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rutilated

[ root-l-ey-tid ]
/ ˈrut lˌeɪ tɪd /
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adjective Mineralogy.
containing fine, embedded needles of rutile.
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Origin of rutilated

1885–90; <Latin rutilāt(us) (past participle of rutilāre;see rutilant, -ate1) + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for rutilated

rutilated
/ (ˈruːtɪˌleɪtɪd) /

adjective
(of minerals, esp quartz) containing needles of rutile
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