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Word: maculated

Definition: spotted; stained; CF. immaculate


Sentences Containing 'maculated'

The shell is yellowish white, banded and maculated with yellowish or orange-brown.

More Vocab Words

::: daub - smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint
::: speck - small piece or mark; Ex. speck of dust in the eye
::: schematic - of a schema or scheme; relating to an outline or diagram; using a system of symbols; N. schema: diagrammatic representation; outline
::: effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
::: amble - walking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly
::: obviate - make unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need
::: approbation - approval
::: appraise - estimate value of; N. appraisal
::: scruple - hesitate for ethical reasons; fret about; Ex. She did not scruple to read his diary; N: uneasy feeling arising from conscience; conscience
::: throng - crowd (of people or things); V.