Fornicated
Fornicate For"ni*cate, Fornicated For"ni*ca`ted, a. [L. fornicatus, fr. fornix, -icis, an arch, vault.] 1. Vaulted like an oven or furnace; arched. [1913 Webster]

2. (Bot.) Arching over; overarched. --Gray. [1913 Webster]


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