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vallate

[ val-eyt ]
/ ˈvæl eɪt /
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adjective
bordered by a ridge, raised edge, or the like.
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Origin of vallate

1875–80; <Late Latin vallātus (past participle of vallāre to surround, border with a wall, rampart), equivalent to vall(um) rampart, wall + -ātus-ate1
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