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Definition of the adjective acerate

What does acerate mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. narrow and long and pointed; as pine leaves

Alternative definition of the adjective acerate

adjective

  1. Acerose; needle-shaped.

Definition of the noun acerate

What does acerate mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. [chemistry] A combination of aceric acid with a salifiable base.

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Google previewDictionary of Medical Vocabulary in English, 1375–1550 (2016)

Body Parts, Sicknesses, Instruments, and Medicinal Preparations by Juhani Norri

acerate. or salve made with the grease extracted from sheep«s wool«.] Lanolin, viscous substance extracted from sheep«s wool; in Lanfrank prepared by soaking wool in water, then heating and straining the mixture, and boiling it till it ...

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

ACERATE the Eye, the power of adjusting the eye so as to gain a clear vision of objects at different distances. A., Histologic, changes in the morphology and function of cells, following changed conditions. A., Negative, the eye passive, at rest.

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Terminology, Dental Surgery, and the Collateral Sciences (1867)

by Chapin Aaron Harris, Ferdinand James Samuel Gorgas

ACERATE. A salt of the aceric acid. ACERB'ITY. Acerbitas; from acer, sharp. A sour, bitter and astringent taste, properties met with in some kinds of unripe fruit. ACERICACID. A peculiar acid said to exist in the sap of the common maple, Acer ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Dental Science, Biography, Bibliography and Medical Terminology (1854)

by Chapin A. HARRIS

ACERATE. A salt of the aceric acid. ACERB'ITY. Acerbilas ; from aver, sharp. A sour, hitter and astringent taste, properties met with in some kinds of unripe fruit. ACl'iRIC ACID. A peculiar acid said to exist in the sap of the common maple, Aver ...

Google previewDictionary of Invertebrate Zoology --Paperback (2010)

by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott

acerate a. [L. acer, sharp] Of or pertaining to needleshaped; acerose; acicular. acerose a. [L. acer, sharp] Having a sharp, rigid ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Acerate, as'er-ate, s. A salt, with the basis of Erne, found in the sap of the Acer campestre, or common maple. ! Acerb, a-serb', a. (aarbtis, sonr, Lat.) Having a rough acid taste like that of the sloe or nuripe plum. Acerbate, avser'cate, v. a. To ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

acerate see acerose. acerbophobia or acerophobia Psychology, an irrational fear of sour tastes. Acerentomidae ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

Acerate. Sharp-pointed. JSEIT, RI HRE art Aceratosis. A lack of horny tissues. Jinwrān; Jim SKRR. H.T 3rma Acerb. Acrid. Afte"T; (fr&T, acidic. 3RTGT, Gg! Acerbity. Acridity; acidity combined with astringency. (fre"THT, wirčTTH; 3:THT, SEITH ...

Google previewA New English Dictionary ... The Eighth Edition, Carefully Revised ... By J. K. [i.e. John Kersey.] (1772)

by John Kersey

ACerate, or Ceres-cloth, a plaister made of wax, mrpentine, oil, &e. Ceremonial, belonging to CCTCMO'HCJ containing CHA confident, fixed, setI surenesr. (so thing. aryuaint 'wit/a. reflned lead, &c. 'To Cess, to or tax. A Cessation, a eeetjing m ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Pharmaceutical Science (1882)

A Guide for the Pharmaceutist, Druggist, and Physician ; Containing Concise Explanations of the Various Subjects and Terms of Pharmacy, and Appropriate Selections of the Collateral Sciences by Hiram V. Sweringen

M acerate four troy ou nces of colchicum seed, in moderately coarse powder, in two pints of sherry wine, for fourteen days, with occasional agitation, then express and filter. VINUM ERGOTyE. (Wine of Ergot.) Prepare two pints of wine from four ...

Google previewStudent's Pocket Medical Lexicon (1881)

Giving the Correct Pronunciation and Definition of All Words and Terms in General Use in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by Elias Longley

Acerate, As'er-at: aceric acid, combined with a base. Acerbity, A-sér-bi-ti; sourness, ...

Google previewWord Parts Dictionary (2000)

Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan

base maple (acerate, aceric) acerb- [L. acerbus, harsh] base harsh; bitter (acerbic, exacerbate) acerv- [L. acervare, to heap up] base heap (acervate, acervose) acest- [Gr. akestos, healed] base healing (acesodyne, acestoma) acet- , ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Dental Science (1891)

And Such Words and Phrases of the Collateral Sciences as Pertain to the Art and Practice of Dentistry by Chapin Aaron Harris, Ferdinand James Samuel Gorgas

Acerate. A salt of the acetic acid. Aeerb'ity. Acerbitas; from acer, sharp. A sour, bitter and astringent taste. Acidity combined with a stringency. Accrv'ulus Cerebri. A mass of yellow sandy concretions, collected under the tela choroidea, near the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

Common outline forms include: Acerate; Acuminate (terminating in a sharp point); Aciculate (needle-like); Cordate (heart-shaped); Cuneate; Ellipical; Ensiform; Fusiform (spindle-like); Globular; Hastate; Hemispherical; Hypocrateriform ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)

by Nila Gott

bug _ NEPA, RANATRA case _ ETUI fish _ GAR shaped _ ACUATE, ACERATE, ACEROSE, ACICULAR ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3E1R1A1T1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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