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Definition of etiolated adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    etiolated

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈit̮iəˌleɪt̮əd//
     
     
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  1. 1 (biology) if a plant is etiolated, it is pale because it does not receive enough light
  2. 2(formal) lacking force and energy
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