[ teg-yuh-ler ]
/ ˈtɛg yə lər /
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pertaining to or resembling a tile.
consisting of or arranged like tiles.
of or relating to a tegula.
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Origin of tegular
1790–1800; <Latin tēgul(a) tile + -ar1
OTHER WORDS FROM tegularteg·u·lar·ly, adverb
Words nearby tegular
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British Dictionary definitions for tegular
/ (ˈtɛɡjʊlə) /
of, relating to, or resembling a tile or tiles
biology overlapping like a series of tilestegular scales
Derived forms of tegulartegularly, adverb
Word Origin for tegular
C18: from Latin tēgula a tile, from tegere to cover
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