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cultrate

[kuhl-treyt] /ˈkʌl treɪt/
adjective
1.
sharp-edged and pointed, as a leaf.
Also, cultrated.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < Latin cultrātus knife-shaped, equivalent to cultr- (stem of culter) knife + -ātus -ate1
Related forms
subcultrate, adjective
subcultrated, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for cultrate

cultrate

/ˈkʌltreɪt/
adjective
1.
shaped like a knife blade cultrate leaves
Word Origin
C19: from Latin cultrātus, from culter knife
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