pi·le·at·ed(pī′lē-ā′tĭd) also pi·le·ate (-ĭt)
1. Botany Having a pileus.
2. Having a crest covering the pileum. Used of a bird.
[From Latin pīleātus, wearing a pileus, from pīleus, felt cap.]
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pileate(ˈpaɪlɪɪt; -ˌeɪt; ˈpɪl-) or
1. (Zoology) (of birds) having a crest
2. (Botany) botany having a pileus
[C18: from Latin pīleātus wearing a felt cap, from pileus]
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pi•le•ate(ˈpaɪ li ɪt, -ˌeɪt, ˈpɪl i-)
having a pileus.
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