Incrassate
Incrassate In*cras"sate, v. i. To become thick or thicker.

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  • Incrassate — In*cras sate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Incrassated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Incrassating}.] [L. incrassatus, p. p. of incrassare; pref. in in + crassus thick.] To make thick or thicker; to thicken; especially, in pharmacy, to thicken (a liquid) by the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Incrassate — In*cras sate, Incrassated In*cras sa*ted, a. [L. incrassatus, p. p.] [1913 Webster] 1. Made thick or thicker; thickened; inspissated. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) Thickened; becoming thicker. Martyn. [1913 Webster] 3. (Zo[ o]l.) Swelled out on some… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incrassate — index ossified Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • incrassate — [in kras′āt΄] vt., vi. incrassated, incrassating [< L incrassatus, pp. of incrassare, to make thick < in , in + crassare, to thicken < crassus, thick: see CRASS] Now Rare to make or become thick or thicker, esp. in consistency adj. Biol …   English World dictionary

  • incrassate — adj. [L. incrassare, to thicken] Thickened; making or becoming thick or thicker …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • incrassate — incrassation, n. incrassative, adj. v. /in kras ayt/; adj. /in kras it, ayt/, v., incrassated, incrassating, adj. v.t. 1. Pharm. to make (a liquid) thicker by addition of another substance or by evaporation. adj. 2. Also, incrassated. Bot.,… …   Universalium

  • incrassate — verb /ɪnˈkɹæseɪt/ To thicken, condense …   Wiktionary

  • incrassate — Synonyms and related words: beat up, bloated, blown up, cake, caked, cakey, churn, clabber, clabbered, clot, clotted, clump, cluster, coagulate, coagulated, colloid, colloidize, concrete, congeal, congealed, cream, curd, curded, curdle, curdled,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • incrassate —    To make a liquid thicker, or to allow a liquid to become thicker; to thicken; inspissate. (pron. in krass ayt) Also see soluble, solve, solvent, vehicle, viscosity, waterproof, and water soluble …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • incrassate — –verb (incrassated, incrassating) –verb (t) /ɪnˈkræseɪt/ (say in krasayt) 1. Obsolete to thicken. 2. Pharmaceutical to make (a liquid) thicker by addition of another substance or by evaporation. –verb (i) /ɪnˈkræseɪt/ (say in krasayt) 3. Obsolete …   Australian English dictionary

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