Galeated

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Galeated (Biol) Helmeted; having a helmetlike part, as a crest, a flower, etc.; helmet-shaped.
    • Galeated Wearing a helmet; protected by a helmet; covered, as with a helmet.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • galeated Same as galeate: as, the galeated curassow (Pauxis galeata).
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Galeated gā′le-āted (bot., ornith., and anat.) helmeted.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. galeatus, p. p. of galeare, helmet
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. galeātusgalea, a helmet.