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Definition of the verb defat
What does defat mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: defatted | defatting | defats
- remove the fat from
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Source] The cook deboned the fish
Verbs of Removing (with the same syntax): debark, debone, debug, declaw, decontaminate, defang, deflower, defog, deforest, defrost, degas, deglaze, degrease, dehorn, deice, delouse, desalt, descale, desex, destress, detusk, devein, disembowel, eviscerate.
- lexical domain: Possession - verbs of buying, selling, owning
- more generic terms: get rid of / remove = dispose of
Alternative definition of the verb defat
- To remove fat from a material, especially by the use of solvents
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for defat
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by John Oswald
' defat't'gable, a.
by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli
defat community; may be criminal as well as civil. Includes both libel and slander. defat To deprive of fat, as when a solvent contacts the surface of the skin and removes the natural protective oily barrier and renders the skin more susceptible to ...
in two parts. I.- Efïk and English. II.- English and Efïk
Defat'-igable, a. A defatigable man ...
and of English synonymes and paronymes by John Oswald
The Visual Food Encyclopedia (1996)
Defat the stock before serving the meat. If it is too runny, bring it to a boil (after removing the meat) and allow it reduce. Poaching meat This method is similar to braising, but more liquid is added to the meat; the resultant dish is referred to as ...
An universal etymological dictionary ... The sixteenth edition, with considerable improvements (1757)
by Nathan BAILEY
DEFAT'XGABLE [dgsarigabrlin L.] that may be made weary, easy to be wearied. To DEFAT'IGATE [dgsarr'gan, to make weary. to tire. DEFATlGA'TlON, Fatigue, Weariness. DEFAULT' [Drsaut, F.] Defect, Want; a Flnw, an lmperfection.
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Video about defat
Video shows what defat means. To remove fat from a material, especially by the use of solvents. Defat Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.
Quotes about defat
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Scrabble value of D2E1F4A1T1
The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine