Punctated
Punctated Punc"ta*ted, Punctated Punc"ta*ted, a. [From L. punctum point. See {Point} .] 1. Pointed; ending in a point or points. [1913 Webster]

2. (Nat. Hist.) Dotted with small spots of color, or with minute depressions or pits. [1913 Webster]


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