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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 ...
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* To AcuATE.
by Encyclopaedia Perthensis
To Acuate, v. a. [aeuo, Lat.] To sharpen, to invigorate with any powers of stiarpness.
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)
by Nila Gott
bug _ NEPA, RANATRA case _ ETUI fish _ GAR shaped _ ACUATE, ACERATE, ACEROSE, ACICULAR ...
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 ...
The Describer's Dictionary: A Treasury of Terms & Literary Quotations (Expanded Second Edition) (2014)
by David Grambs, Ellen S. Levine
dilating, splayed becoming narrower narrowing, tapering, tapered havingor comingtoa point pointed,pronged, spiked, acuate, acuminate, mucronate straightand uncurved inline rectilinear,rectilineal, linear, lineal notstraight crooked, bent, ...
A Pronouncing Lexicon of the English Language
ACUATE. ak'-yu-ate. v.a., to sharpen. ACUITION, ak-yu-ish'-un, s., act of sharpening. ACUITY, ak-yu'-e-te, s., sharpness. ACUMEN, a-kew'-men, s., a sharp point; sagacity. ACUMINATE, -min- ate ...
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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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