Definition of cerated in English:

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cerated

Pronunciation: /ˈsirˌādəd/

adjective

1Covered with wax or resin.
Example sentences
  • It is intricately set with dozens of needlepoint and cabochon turquoise stones set in cerated bezels.
  • In preferred embodiments, the rare earth metal salt includes cerium, and the steel surfaces are cerated to enhance the corrosion-inhibiting effects.
  • SEM and EDS studies were carried out to characterise filiform attack on a cerated AA2024-T351 aluminium alloy with a polyurethane topcoat.
2 Ornithology Having a cere.

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Syllabification: ce·rat·ed

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