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  • 41incrustation — in·crus·ta·tion || ‚ɪnkrÊŒs teɪʃn n. crust; hard layer, hard coating; layer of decorative materials placed on a surface (as in precious stones) …

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  • 42incrustations — in·crus·ta·tion || ‚ɪnkrÊŒs teɪʃn n. crust; hard layer, hard coating; layer of decorative materials placed on a surface (as in precious stones) …

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  • 43Incrustation — In crus*ta tion, n. [L. incrustatio: cf. F. incrustation. See {Incrust}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of incrusting, or the state of being incrusted. [1913 Webster] 2. A crust or hard coating of anything upon or within a body, as a deposit of lime …

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  • 44incrustation — also encrustation noun Etymology: Latin incrustation , incrustatio, from incrustare to encrust Date: 1644 1. a. a crust or hard coating b. a growth or accumulation (as of habits, opinions, or customs) resembling a crust 2. the act of encrusting ; …

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  • 45Cuscuta — This article is about the plant. For the waterway, see River Dodder. Cuscuta Cuscuta europaea on Sambucus ebulus Scientific classification …

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  • 46Siding — For other uses, see Siding (disambiguation). Corrugated steel siding, for the side of a barn. Siding is the outer covering or cladding of a house meant to shed water and protect from the effects of weather. On a building that uses siding, it may… …

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  • 47Just Born — is a candy company based in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in the United States. They produce Mike and Ike, Hot Tamales, ZOURS, Teenee Beanee Gourmet Jelly Beans, and Marshmallow Peeps. The Goldenberg Candy Company was part of the Just Born company and …

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  • 48Acacia maidenii — Taxobox name = Acacia maidenii image caption = Acacia maidenii image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae genus = Acacia species = A. maidenii binomial = Acacia maidenii… …

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  • 49Dell monitors — A Dell monitor Dell sells LCD based computer monitors. Dell bundles monitors with its desktop computers as package deals, as well as selling them separately through their online store and some other retailers. They also sell monitors from other… …

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  • 50incrust — incrustant, adj., n. /in krust /, v.t. 1. to cover or line with a crust or hard coating. 2. to form into a crust. 3. to deposit as a crust. v.i. 4. to form a crust: They scraped off the barnacles that always incrusted on the ship s hull. Also,… …

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  • 51pill — pill1 /pil/, n. 1. a small globular or rounded mass of medicinal substance, usually covered with a hard coating, that is to be swallowed whole. 2. something unpleasant that has to be accepted or endured: Ingratitude is a bitter pill. 3. Slang. a… …

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  • 52incrustation — noun a) The act of incrusting, or the state of being incrusted. b) A crust or hard coating of anything upon or within a body, as a deposit of lime, sediment, etc., from water on the inner surface of a steam boiler …

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  • 53cladding — noun a) Any hard coating, bonded onto the outside of something to add protection, such as the plastic sheath around an optical fiber. b) a weatherproof, insulating or decorative covering fixed to the outside of a building (called …

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  • 54encrustation — n. crust or hard coating; act of encrusting …

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  • 55crust — n. Incrustation, hard coating …

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  • 56incrustation — n 1. crust, hard coating, incrustant, scab, covering; casing, shell, hull, husk, rind, skin, bark, Bot. cortex. 2. inlay, inlaying, setting; ornament, ornamentation, embellishment, decoration, adornment, gilding, embossing …

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  • 57incrust — in•crust [[t]ɪnˈkrʌst[/t]] v. t. 1) to cover or line with a crust or hard coating 2) to form into a crust 3) to deposit as a crust 4) to form a crust • Etymology: 1635–45; < L incrustāre …

    From formal English to slang

  • 58incrustation — in•crus•ta•tion [[t]ˌɪn krʌˈsteɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) the act of incrusting or the state of being incrusted 2) a crust or hard coating 3) a) the inlaying or addition of enriching materials to a surface b) the materials used …

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  • 59encrust — /ɛnˈkrʌst / (say en krust), /ən / (say uhn ) verb (t) 1. to cover or line with a crust or hard coating. 2. to form into a crust. 3. to deposit as a crust. –verb (i) 4. to form a crust. Also, incrust. {Latin incrustāre} …

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  • 60encrust — [en krust′] vt. [OFr encrouster < L incrustare: see IN 1 & CRUST] 1. to cover with or as with a crust, or hard coating 2. to decorate elaborately, esp. with gems vi. to form a crust …

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