tegular[teg′yo̵̅o̅ lər, -yə-]
- of or like a tile or tiles
- arranged like tiles
Origin: from Classical Latin tegula, a tile from tegere, to cover (see thatch) plush -ar
- tegularly adverb
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Origin: From Latin tēgula, tile, from tegere, to cover; see (s)teg- in Indo-European roots.
- tegˈu·lar·ly adverb