sigmate

[ sig-mit, -meyt ]
/ ˈsɪg mɪt, -meɪt /

adjective

having the form of the Greek sigma or the letter S.

Origin of sigmate

First recorded in 1885–90; sigm(a) + -ate1

Related forms

sig·ma·tion [sig-mey-shuh n] /sɪgˈmeɪ ʃən/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sigmate

sigmate

/ (ˈsɪɡmɪt, -meɪt) /

adjective

shaped like the Greek letter sigma or the Roman S

Derived Forms

sigmation (sɪɡˈmeɪʃən), noun
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