Pruinate \Pru"i*nate\, a. Same as {Pruinose}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • pruinate — pru·i·nate (prooґĭ nāt) [L. pruina hoarfrost] having the appearance of being covered with hoarfrost …   Medical dictionary

  • pruinate — a.; (also pruinose, pruinous) Frosty, frosted …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • pruinate — pru·i·nate …   English syllables

  • pruinate — ˈprüəˌnāt adjective Etymology: Latin pruina hoarfrost + English ate : pruinose …   Useful english dictionary

  • pruinose — a. See pruinate …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • pruinous — a. See pruinate …   New dictionary of synonyms

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