Meaning of masculate in English:

masculate

Pronunciation /ˈmaskjʊleɪt/

verb

  • To make masculine, give masculine characters to (a person or thing).

    Now largely superseded by masculinize.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Henry Cockeram (fl. 1623–1658), lexicographer. From classical Latin masculus + -ate, probably after emasculate.