caseate
intransitive verb see caseation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • caseate — v. i. 1. to turn into cheese; of milk. [WordNet 1.5] 2. to undergo caseation; of dead tissue. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • caseate — [kā′sēāt΄] vt. caseated, caseating Med. to undergo caseation …   English World dictionary

  • caseate — /kay see ayt /, v.i., caseated, caseating. Pathol. to undergo caseation. [1870 75; < L case(us) CHEESE + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • caseate — 1. noun a) A certain ion. b) A salt, compound or solution containing this ion. 2. verb To produce a cheese like substance. See Also: casein …   Wiktionary

  • caseate — ca·se·ate kā sē .āt vi, at·ed; at·ing to undergo caseation …   Medical dictionary

  • caséate — (ka sé a t ) s. m. Terme de chimie. Sels formés par l acide lactique et nommés aujourd hui lactates. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Voy. caséique …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • caseate — v. become cheese, change to cheese …   English contemporary dictionary

  • caseate — ca·se·ate …   English syllables

  • caseate — ca•se•ate [[t]ˈkeɪ siˌeɪt[/t]] v. i. at•ed, at•ing pat to undergo caseation • Etymology: 1870–75; < L cāse(us) cheese I+ ate I …   From formal English to slang

  • caseate — /ˈkeɪsieɪt/ (say kayseeayt) verb (i) (caseated, caseating) Pathology to undergo caseous degeneration; become like cheese in consistency and appearance. {Latin cāseus cheese + ate1} …   Australian English dictionary

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