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Definition of the adjective acerate
What does acerate mean as an attribute of a noun?
- narrow and long and pointed; as pine leaves
Alternative definition of the adjective acerate
- Acerose; needle-shaped.
Definition of the noun acerate
What does acerate mean as a name of something?
- [chemistry] A combination of aceric acid with a salifiable base.
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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 ...
Pocket 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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
A 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 ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
acerate see acerose. acerbophobia or acerophobia Psychology, an irrational fear of sour tastes. Acerentomidae ...
Midline 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 ...
A 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 ...
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 ...
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, ...
Word 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- , ...
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 ...
A 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 ...
Crossword 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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