Rusticating
Rusticate Rus"ti*cate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rusticated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rusticating}.] [L. rusticaticus, p. p. of rusticari to rusticate. See {Rustic}.] To go into or reside in the country; to ruralize. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

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  • Rusticate — Rus ti*cate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rusticated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rusticating}.] [L. rusticaticus, p. p. of rusticari to rusticate. See {Rustic}.] To go into or reside in the country; to ruralize. Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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