Definitions for imbricateˈɪm brɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt; -ˌkeɪt
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used especially of leaves or bracts; overlapping or layered as scales or shingles
place so as to overlap
"imbricate the roof tiles"
"The roof tiles imbricate"
to overlap in a regular pattern
having regular overlapping edges; intertwined
Origin: imbricatus, "tiled"
alt. of Imbricated
to lay in order, one lapping over another, so as to form an imbricated surface
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