- Botany Having a pileus.
- Having a crest covering the pileum. Used of a bird.
Origin of pileatedFrom Latin pīleātus, wearing a pileus, from pīleus, felt cap.
Variant of pileate
- having a pileus
- having a crest extending from the bill to the nape, as some birds
Origin of pileateClassical Latin pileatus ; from pileus