Definition of alveated in English:

alveated

adjective

  • That has the characteristic shape or structure of a beehive, typically being honeycombed, channelled, or vaulted.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Henry Cockeram (fl. 1623–1658), lexicographer. From classical Latin alveātus hollowed out in the form of a channel + -ed.

Pronunciation

alveated

/ˈalvɪeɪtɪd/