- Botany Abnormally flattened or coalesced, as certain stems.
- Zoology Marked with transverse bands, as certain insects.
Origin of fasciatedLatin fasciātus, from fascia, band.
Variant of fasciate
- bound with a band or fillet
- abnormally enlarged and flattened, as some plant stems
- growing in a fascicle
- Zool. marked by broad, colored bands
Origin of fasciateClassical Latin fasciatus, past participle of fasciare, to swathe, wrap with bands ; from fascia: see fascia