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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 ...
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 ...
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 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 ...
A New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)
by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)
AceRATE, asser-ate, s.
by Elias Longley
Acerate, As'er-ut: aceric acid, combined with a base. Acerbity, A-ser-bi-ti; sourness, with bitterness and as- tringency. Acervulug, A-ser-vq,-lus; sand-like particles found in the pineal gland. Aceric Acid, A-ser-ik As'id; acid found in tho maple.
Dictionary of Hard Words (1910)
by Robert Morris Pierce
acerate я. (salt of aceric acid) ' aesa-zet. acerb adj. (sour ; bitter) a'sв:zb. acerbate adj. (embitterd, severe) a'ss:z- bet, ...
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 ...
Word Parts Dictionary (2000)
Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan
(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-, aceto-, acetyl- [L.
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)
by Nila Gott
bug _ NEPA, RANATRA case _ ETUI fish _ GAR shaped _ ACUATE, ACERATE, ACEROSE, ACICULAR ...
ACerate of yellow rosin. b. CERATUM RESINAE FLAvæ, L. D. Cerate of yellow rosin. Prepared by melting together half a pound of the preceding ointment, and one ounce of yellow wax. These are intended as stimulating applications to ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
acerate see acerose. acerbophobia or acerophobia Psychology, an irrational fear of sour tastes. Acerentomidae ...
by Henry Watts
Acerate of BARIUM, (C*H*O”)*Ba".—Prepared by decomposing carbonate or sulphide of barium with acetic acid. The solution evaporated at a gentle heat yields flattened prisms containing (C4H2O4)"Ba" + H2O, but when cooled to 0°C. it ...
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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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