Fas"ci*ate (?), Fas"ci*a`ted (?), a. [L. fasciatus, p.p. of fasciare to envelop with bands, fr. fascia band. See Fasces.]

1.

Bound with a fillet, sash, or bandage.

2. Bot. (a)

Banded or compacted together.

(b)

Flattened and laterally widened, as are often the stems of the garden cockscomb.

3. Zool.

Broadly banded with color.

 

© Webster 1913.

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