Definitions for jugateˈdʒu geɪt, -gɪt

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ju•gateˈdʒu geɪt, -gɪt(adj.)

  1. having the leaflets in pairs, as a pinnate leaf.

    Category: Botany

  2. having a jugum.

    Category: Entomology

Origin of jugate:

1885–90; < L jug(um)yoke+ -ate1


  1. jugate(Adjective)

    Forming a pair.

  2. Origin: From Latin jugatus ("yoked together in pairs"), from Jugum ("pair, ridge, chain of mountains")


  1. Jugate

    Within the trade of political collectibles, a jugate consists of two portraits side by side. Often this would be a presidential and vice presidential candidates although sometimes a state or local candidate is included with a presidential candidate. Jugates may be seen on medals, pinbacks, buttons, posters or other campaign items. If a third candidate is on the item, it is called a trigate.


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