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cucullate

[kyoo-kuh-leyt, kyoo-kuhl-eyt] /ˈkyu kəˌleɪt, kyuˈkʌl eɪt/
adjective
1.
resembling a cowl or hood.
Also, cucullated
[kyoo-kuh-ley-tid, kyoo-kuhl-ey-] /ˈkyu kəˌleɪ tɪd, kyuˈkʌl eɪ-/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; < Late Latin cucullātus having a hood, equivalent to Latin cucull(us) a covering, hood + -ātus -ate1
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cucullate

/ˈkjuːkəˌleɪt; -lɪt/
adjective
1.
shaped like a hood or having a hoodlike part: cucullate sepals
Derived Forms
cucullately, adverb
Word Origin
C18: from Late Latin cucullātus, from Latin cucullus hood, cap
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