marmorated mar·mo·rat·ed (mär’mə-rā’tĭd)
Having a marbled or streaked appearance.
[mahr-mawr-ee-uh l, -mohr-] /mɑrˈmɔr i əl, -ˈmoʊr-/ adjective 1. of or like : skin of marmoreal smoothness. /mɑːˈmɔːrɪəl/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or resembling marble: a marmoreal complexion adj. “resembling marble,” 1798, from Latin marmoreus “of marble,” from marmor (see marble) + -al (1).
[mahr-muh-zet, -set] /ˈmɑr məˌzɛt, -ˌsɛt/ noun 1. any of several small, squirrellike, South and Central American monkeys of the genera Callithrix, Leontocebus, etc., having soft fur and a long, nonprehensile tail: some species are endangered. /ˈmɑːməˌzɛt/ noun 1. any small South American monkey of the genus Callithrix and related genera, having long hairy tails, clawed […]
[mahr-muh t] /ˈmɑr mət/ noun 1. any bushy-tailed, stocky rodent of the genus Marmota, as the woodchuck. 2. any of certain related animals, as the prairie dogs. /ˈmɑːmət/ noun 1. any burrowing sciurine rodent of the genus Marmota, of Europe, Asia, and North America. They are heavily built, having short legs, a short furry tail, […]
adjective resembling a woman or mother Word Origin marm is variant of ma’am