nebulated

nebulated

[neb-yuh-ley-tid]
adjective
having dim or indistinct markings, as a bird or other animal.

Origin:
1480–90; < Medieval Latin nebulāt(us) (Latin nebul(a) cloud + -ātus -ate1) + -ed3; see nebula

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