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Synonyms for imbricate
ˈɪm brɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt; -ˌkeɪtim·bri·cate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. imbricate, imbricatedverb

    used especially of leaves or bracts; overlapping or layered as scales or shingles

    Synonyms:
    imbricated

    Antonyms:
    smooth

  2. imbricateverb

    place so as to overlap

    "imbricate the roof tiles"

    Antonyms:
    smooth

  3. imbricateverb

    overlap

    "The roof tiles imbricate"

    Antonyms:
    smooth

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  1. imbricateadjective

    Synonyms:
    (Bot.) overlapping

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