Complanate Com"pla*nate (? or ?), a. [L. complanatus, p. p. of complanare to make plane. See {Plane}, v. t.] Flattened to a level surface. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Complanate — Com pla*nate, v. t. To make level. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • complanate — ˈkämpləˌnāt adjective Etymology: Latin complanatus, past participle of complanare to make even, make level, from com + planare (from planus level, flat) more at floor : made level : in one plane complanate leaves : flattened …   Useful english dictionary

  • complanate — adj. [L. complanatus, flattened] Flattened; level …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • complanate — complanation, n. /kom pleuh nayt /, adj. made level; put into or on one plane. [1635 45; < L complanatus (ptp. of complanare to make level), equiv. to com COM + plan(us) PLAIN, PLANE1 + atus ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • complanate — com·pla·nate …   English syllables

  • complanate —   a. level.    ♦ complanation, n. act of levelling …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • level — adj 1. even, plane, smooth, complanate, Math. homaloidal; flat, flat as a pancake, smooth as glass; flush, straight, true; balanced, right, equalized; symmetrical, proportionate, proportional, proportioned, commensurate, correlative. 2. equal,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • flat — [adj1] level, smooth collapsed, complanate, decumbent, deflated, depressed, empty, even, extended, fallen, flush, horizontal, laid low, low, oblate, outstretched, pancake*, planar, planate, plane, procumbent, prone, prostrate, punctured,… …   New thesaurus

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