Lapidified
Lapidify La*pid"i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lapidified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lapidifying}.] [Cf. f. lapidifier. See {Lapidific}, and {-fy}.] To convert into stone or stony material; to petrify. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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

  • lapidified — v. become stone; change into stone, fossilize, petrify …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Lapidify — La*pid i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lapidified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lapidifying}.] [Cf. f. lapidifier. See {Lapidific}, and { fy}.] To convert into stone or stony material; to petrify. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lapidifying — Lapidify La*pid i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lapidified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lapidifying}.] [Cf. f. lapidifier. See {Lapidific}, and { fy}.] To convert into stone or stony material; to petrify. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lapidify — lapidific /lap i dif ik/, lapidifical, adj. lapidification, n. /leuh pid euh fuy /, v.t., v.i., lapidified, lapidifying. Archaic. to turn into stone. [1650 60; ML lapidi(fication) petrifaction (see LAPIDARY, I , FICATION) + FY] * * * …   Universalium

  • ossified — I adjective bony, calcified, calloused, congealed, crystallized, dense, firm, fossilized, hard, hardened, incrassate, incrassated, indurated, lapidified, petrified, solid, solidified, stiff, stiffened, stony, thick, thickened, tough, toughened,… …   Law dictionary

  • backed — Synonyms and related words: accepted, acclaimed, admired, admitted, advocated, applauded, approved, calcified, callous, calloused, case hardened, cried up, crusted, crusty, crystallized, favored, favorite, fossilized, granulated, hardened, highly …   Moby Thesaurus

  • callous — Synonyms and related words: Philistine, anneal, apathetic, asleep, backed, benumbed, brazen, brutalize, calcified, calcify, calloused, case harden, case hardened, cold, cold of heart, coldblooded, coldhearted, conscienceless, cornify, crusted,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • case hardened — Synonyms and related words: Philistine, acclimated, acclimatized, accommodated, accustomed, adapted, adjusted, backed, balking, balky, bigoted, brazen, bulldogged, bulletheaded, bullheaded, calcified, callous, calloused, conditioned,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • crusty — Synonyms and related words: abrupt, aggressive, backed, barnyard, bearish, beastly, biggety, bitchy, bluff, blunt, brash, brief, brusque, calcified, callous, calloused, cankered, cantankerous, case hardened, cavalier, cheeky, choleric, churlish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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