Incrassative In*cras"sa*tive, n. A substance which has the power to thicken; formerly, a medicine supposed to thicken the humors. --Harvey. [1913 Webster]

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  • Incrassative — In*cras sa*tive, a. Having the quality of thickening; tending to thicken. Harvey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incrassative — incrassˈative / ə tiv/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑incrassate …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 —   vb. thicken; a. thickened.    ♦ incrassation, n.    ♦ incrassative, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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