from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Forming or enclosed in a sheath.
  • adj. Resembling a sheath.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. vaginated

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Invested with, or as if with, a sheath.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Sheathed; invaginated; furnished with or contained in a vagina; vaginated.
  • Forming or formed into a sheath; vaginal, as a leaf.
  • n. A vaginate or sheathed polyp.
  • To sheathe; invaginate.


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.