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Definition of the adjective acuate
What does acuate mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: -
Definition of the verb acuate
What does acuate mean as a doing word?
- [transitive] To sharpen; to make pungent; to quicken.
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by David Grambs
the desire for or impulse to act the lack of acturience in a paralyzed organization acuate (AK-yoo-ayt) sharp-pointed handily acuate elbows that get him many offensive rebounds acupunctuate (ak-yoo-PUNG-tyoo-ayt) to ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
ACUATE Adj. (Latin, acus = needle + -atus = characterized by.) ...
by Encyclopaedia Perthensis
To Acuate, v. a. [aeuo, Lat.] To sharpen, to invigorate with any powers of stiarpness.
Lexicon physico-medicum: or, A new physical dictionary; explaining the difficult terms used in the several branches of the profession ... The second edition, very much altered and improved (1722)
by John QUINCY
Acuate, from acuo, to sharpen; is when an Acid is added to any Mixture to sharpen it, or make it fourer than before. Acute Disease. Institution Writers define this very confusedly: but what best expresses it, is any Disease which is attended with ...
A New and Original Work of Refrence to the Words in the English Language
"Immfderate feeding anon powdered beef, pickled mtaU sua deHiiifhlnif with strong wines, do Inflame □ad acuate, the ...
To which is Prefixed a Prosodial Grammar by Thomas Sheridan
To ACUATE, nuns-ate. v. a. To sharpen. ACULEATE, a-ktT-lyate. a. Prickly, that which terminates in a sharp point. ACUMEN, a-ktT-men. s._ A sharp point; figuratively, qutcknels of rntellects. 1 ACUMINATED. _A-ku'-rp>'--nA-t&dpart. a. Endmg ...
Containing All Th Words in the Scotch and Irish Dialects of the Celtic, that Could be Collected from the Voice, and Old Books and MSS by William Shaw
,To ACUATE. Geuruicham. ACULEATE. Birach. . ACUMEN. Binnainn, geurad. ACUMINATED. Birach. ACUTENESS. Geurad, brais. ADACTED. Air iomain. . ' ADAGE. Sean-fhocal, gna-fhocal. ADAGIO. Aifach. ' ADAMANT.
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 A1C3U1A1T1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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