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  Definition of maculate
  1. spot, stain, or pollute; "The townspeople defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it"
  2. make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically; "The silver was tarnished by the long exposure to the air"; "Her reputation was sullied after the affair with a married man"
  3. spotted or blotched
  4. morally blemished; stained or impure
Similar Words: foul, befoul, defile, tarnish, stain, sully, defiled

 

Hyponyms: darken

 

Derivational Morphology: macule, macula, staining, spotting, maculation, befoulment, defilement, pollution, polluter, defiler, mark, stigma, brand, stain, blot, smear, smirch, spot, tarnish

 

Anagrams: cumulate

 

 
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