Definitions of rubricate
  1. verb
    furnish with rubrics or regulate by rubrics
    “the manuscript is not rubricated
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    type of:
    arrange, format
    set (printed matter) into a specific format
  2. verb
    decorate (manuscripts) with letters painted red
    “In this beautiful book, all the place names are rubricated
    synonyms: miniate
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    type of:
    add embellishments and paintings to (medieval manuscripts)
  3. verb
    place in the church calendar as a red-letter day honoring a saint
    “She was rubricated by the pope”
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    type of:
    recognise, recognize
    show approval or appreciation of
  4. verb
    sign with a mark instead of a name
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    type of:
    sign, subscribe
    mark with one's signature; write one's name (on)
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