tegular[teg′yo̵̅o̅ lər, -yə-]
- of or like a tile or tiles
- arranged like tiles
Origin of tegular; from Classical Latin tegula, a tile ; from tegere, to cover (see thatch) + -ar
Origin of tegularFrom Latin tēgula, tile, from tegere, to cover; see (s)teg- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more tegular, superlative most tegular)
- Resembling or relating to a tile; arranged like tiles; consisting of tiles.
- a tegular pavement
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