follow Dictionary.com

What's the difference between i.e. and e.g.?

tegular

[teg-yuh-ler] /ˈtɛg yə lər/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or resembling a tile.
2.
consisting of or arranged like tiles.
3.
of or pertaining to a tegula.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; < Latin tēgul(a) tile + -ar1
Related forms
tegularly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for tegular

tegular

/ˈtɛɡjʊlə/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling a tile or tiles
2.
(biology) overlapping like a series of tiles: tegular scales
Derived Forms
tegularly, adverb
Word Origin
C18: from Latin tēgula a tile, from tegere to cover
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for tegular

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for tegular

8
11
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for tegular