This term is considered non-standard by many; crown is preferred.
coronate (not comparable)
- Having or wearing a crown.
- (zoology) Having a crest or a crownlike appendage.
- (zoology) Having the coronal feathers lengthened or otherwise distinguished.
- (zoology, of a spiral shell) Girt about the spire with a row of tubercles or spines.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.