what is difference between foliate and foliated
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- (adjective) IPA(key): /ˈfəʊliət/
- (verb) IPA(key): /ˈfəʊlieɪt/
foliate (comparative more foliate, superlative most foliate)
- of or relating to leaves
- shaped like a leaf
- (geology) foliated
foliate (third-person singular simple present foliates, present participle foliating, simple past and past participle foliated)
- To form into leaves.
- To beat into a leaf, or thin plate.
- for leaf gold, or any metal foliated, will cling
- To spread over with a thin coat of tin and quicksilver.
- (Classical) IPA(key): /fo.liˈaː.te/, [fɔlʲiˈäːt̪ɛ]
- (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /fo.liˈa.te/, [fɔliˈɑːt̪ɛ]
- vocative masculine singular of foliātus
foliated (not comparable)
- (geology, of a rock) Having a structure of thin layers.
- (architecture) Decorated with foliage.
- (music) Having notes added above or below, as in a plain-song melody.
- simple past tense and past participle of foliate
- “foliated”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.