- pertaining to or resembling a tile.
- consisting of or arranged like tiles.
- of or relating to a tegula.
Origin of tegular
1790–1800; < Latin tēgul(a) tile + -ar1
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- of, relating to, or resembling a tile or tiles
- biology overlapping like a series of tilestegular scales
C18: from Latin tēgula a tile, from tegere to cover