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cristate

[kris-teyt] /ˈkrɪs teɪt/
adjective
1.
having a crest; crested.
2.
forming a crest.
Also, cristated.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65; < Latin cristātus, equivalent to crist(a) crista + -ātus -ate1
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cristate

/ˈkrɪsteɪt/
adjective
1.
having a crest
2.
forming a crest
Word Origin
C17: from Latin cristātus, from cristacrest
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