Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Masked; clothed as if with a mask.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Masked; clothed as with a mask.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as larvate: sometimes applied to certain diseases when their ordinary characters are masked or concealed, as typhoid fever.

Etymologies

Latin larvatus bewitched. See larva. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Later, Lombroso, in a book teeming with doubtful or manifestly false evidence, finding his predecessor's theory too vague, attempts to give it more precision by substituting for neurosis in general a specific neurosis -- larvated epilepsy.

    Essai sur l'imagination créatrice. English

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