Plagate Pla"gate, a. (Zo["o]l.) Having plag[ae], or irregular enlongated color spots. [1913 Webster]

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  • plagate — plagate, a. Zool. (ˈpleɪgət) [f. L. plāga (see above) + ate1.] Having a plaga or plagæ; marked with a streak or streaks. in Cent. Dict …   Useful english dictionary

  • plaga — adj.; pl. plagae [L. plaga, stripe] A stripe or streak of color; plagate adj …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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