perforate

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin perforō (I bore or pierce through; I perforate).

Verb[edit]

perforate (third-person singular simple present perforates, present participle perforating, simple past and past participle perforated)

  1. to pierce; to penetrate
  2. to make a line of holes in a thin material to allow separation at the line

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Adjective[edit]

perforate (not comparable)

  1. (philately) perforated

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

perforate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of perforare
  2. second-person plural imperative of perforare
  3. feminine plural of perforato

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

perforāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of perforō