Definition of camerate in English:

camerate

adjective

Zoology
  • Divided into separate chambers or cavities; chambered.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Bartholomew Traheron (c1510–?1558), protestant writer and reformer. Originally from post-classical Latin cammaratus from classical Latin camara + -ātus; compare post-classical Latin camerare. In later use apparently re-formed from classical Latin camera camera + -ate.

Pronunciation

camerate

/ˈkam(ə)rət/