Definition of inclinate in English:

inclinate

adjective

rare
  • 1Sloping; inclined; oblique; bent.

  • 2Entomology. Of a bristle: inclined or bent, specifically towards the midline of the body.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Palladius' De Re Rustica. From classical Latin inclīnātus inclined, past participle of inclīnāre incline.

Pronunciation

inclinate

/ˈɪnklɪneɪt//ˈɪŋklɪneɪt/