nebulated eb"u*la`ted, a. Clouded with indistinct color markings, as an animal. [1913 Webster]

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  • nebulated — /neb yeuh lay tid/, adj. having dim or indistinct markings, as a bird or other animal. [1480 90; < ML nebulat(us) (L nebul(a) cloud + atus ATE1) + ED3; see NEBULA] * * * …   Universalium

  • nebulated — neb·u·lat·ed …   English syllables

  • nebulated — ˈnebyəˌlād.ə̇d adjective Etymology: Late Latin nebulatus (past participle of nebulare to cloud, obscure, from Latin nebula mist, cloud) + English ed : indistinctly marked : clouded, cloudy …   Useful english dictionary

  • nebulation — eb u*la tion, n. The condition of being nebulated; also, a clouded, or ill defined, color mark. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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