Definition of cerated in English:

cerated

adjective

  • 1Covered with wax or resin.

    • ‘It is intricately set with dozens of needlepoint and cabochon turquoise stones set in cerated bezels.’
    • ‘SEM and EDS studies were carried out to characterise filiform attack on a cerated AA2024-T351 aluminium alloy with a polyurethane topcoat.’
    • ‘In preferred embodiments, the rare earth metal salt includes cerium, and the steel surfaces are cerated to enhance the corrosion-inhibiting effects.’
  • 2Ornithology
    Having a cere.

Pronunciation

cerated

/ˈsirˌādəd/