tegular

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj tegular of or relating to or resembling a series of tiles
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Tegular Of or pertaining to a tile; resembling a tile, or arranged like tiles; consisting of tiles; as, a tegular pavement.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • tegular Of or pertaining to a tile; resembling a tile; consisting of tiles.
    • tegular In entomology, covering, as a sclerite, the base of an insect's wing; of or pertaining to a tegula.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
LL. tegularis, from L. tegula, a tile. See Tile