Plicated
Plicate Pli"cate, Plicated Pli"ca*ted, a. [L. plicatus, p. p. of plicare to fold.] Plaited; folded like a fan; as, a plicate leaf. -- {Pli"cate*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • plicate — plicately, adv. plicateness, n. adj. /pluy kayt, kit/; v. /pluy kayt/, adj., v., plicated, plicating. adj. 1. Also, plicated. folded like a fan; pleated. v.t. 2. Surg. to perform plication on. [1690 1700; < L plicatus, ptp. of plicare to fold,… …   Universalium

  • plicate — 1. adjective Folded multiple time lengthwise or like a fan; corrugated. Syn: corrugated, folded, plicated See Also: plicated 2. verb To fold or …   Wiktionary

  • Plicate — Pli cate, Plicated Pli ca*ted, a. [L. plicatus, p. p. of plicare to fold.] Plaited; folded like a fan; as, a plicate leaf. {Pli cate*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Plicately — Plicate Pli cate, Plicated Pli ca*ted, a. [L. plicatus, p. p. of plicare to fold.] Plaited; folded like a fan; as, a plicate leaf. {Pli cate*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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