Definitions

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

  • adj. Biology Having or covered by a velum or veil.

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  • adj. Having a veil; veiled.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a veil; veiled.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Veiled; specifically, in zoology and hot., having a velum.

Etymologies

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Latin velatus, past participle of velare to veil. See veil.

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