Excoction Ex*coc"tion [L. excoctio.] The act of excocting or boiling out. [Obs.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • excoction — noun see excoct …   Useful english dictionary

  • excoct — transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin excoctus, past participle of excoquere, from ex ex (I) + coquere to cook, boil, melt more at cook obsolete : to obtain, refine, or drive off by heat • excoction …   Useful english dictionary

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