osculate

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osculate (third-person singular simple present osculates, present participle osculating, simple past and past participle osculated)

  1. (transitive) To kiss someone or something.
  2. (mathematics) To touch so as to have a common tangent at the point of contact.
  3. (intransitive) To make contact.
  4. (Vedic arithmetic) To perform osculation.

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

osculate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of osculare
  2. second-person plural imperative of osculare
  3. feminine plural of osculato

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

ōsculāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of ōsculātus