corticate

corticate

[kawr-ti-kit, -keyt]
adjective
having a cortex.
Also, corticated.


Origin:
1840–50; < Latin corticātus, equivalent to cortic- (stem of cortex) cortex + -ātus -ate1

cortication, noun
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corticate or corticated (ˈkɔːtɪkɪt, -ˌkeɪt, ˈkɔːtɪˌkeɪtɪd)
 
adj
(of plants, seeds, etc) having a bark, husk, or rind
 
[C19: from Latin corticātus covered with bark]
 
corticated or corticated
 
adj
 
[C19: from Latin corticātus covered with bark]
 
corti'cation or corticated
 
n

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