sigillate

[ sij-uh-leyt, -lit ]

adjective
  1. (of a ceramic object) having stamped decorations.

  2. Botany. having markings that resemble the impressions of a seal.

Origin of sigillate

1
First recorded in 1425–75; late Middle English word from Latin word sigillātus.See sigil, -ate1

Other words from sigillate

  • sig·il·la·tion, noun

Words Nearby sigillate

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