galeate


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ga·le·ate

 (gā′lē-āt′) also ga·le·at·ed (-ā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Biology Having a galea.
2. Helmet-shaped.

[Latin galeātus, past participle of galeāre, to cover with a helmet, from galea, helmet.]

ga•le•ate

(ˈgeɪ liˌeɪt)

also ga′le•at`ed,



adj.
1. having a galea.
2. shaped like a hood or helmet.
[1700–10; < Latin galeātus covered with a helmet =gale(a) helmet + -ātus -ate1]