annunciate

[ uh-nuhn-see-eyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF annunciate
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WORD ORIGIN

1530s, from past participle adjective annunciate (late 14c.) or directly from Latin annunciatus, misspelling of annuntiatus, past participle of annuntiare (see announce). In some cases perhaps a back-formation from annunciation. Related: Annunciated; annunciating.

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