Tenuating
Tenuate Ten"u*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tenuated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tenuating}.] [L. tenuatus, p. p. of tenuare to make thin, fr. tenuis thin. See {Tenuous}.] To make thin; to attenuate. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Tenuate — Ten u*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tenuated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tenuating}.] [L. tenuatus, p. p. of tenuare to make thin, fr. tenuis thin. See {Tenuous}.] To make thin; to attenuate. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tenuated — Tenuate Ten u*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tenuated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tenuating}.] [L. tenuatus, p. p. of tenuare to make thin, fr. tenuis thin. See {Tenuous}.] To make thin; to attenuate. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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