Definition of planate in English:

planate

adjective

  • 1Chiefly Entomology and Botany. Flattened, occurring in or forming a flat plane, planar.

  • 2Geomorphology= planated.

verb

Geomorphology
  • with object To make level by erosion. Chiefly in pass.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary. From plane + -ate<br>early 20th century; earliest use found in Geographical Journal. From plane + -ate.

Pronunciation

planate

/ˈpleɪneɪt/