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Definition of the verb edulcorate
What does edulcorate mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: edulcorated | edulcorating | edulcorates
- make sweeter in taste
- lexical domain: Perceptions - verbs of seeing, hearing, feeling
- synonyms of edulcorate: dulcify / dulcorate / sweeten
- more generic term: change taste = alter the flavor of
- more specific words:
Alternative definition of the verb edulcorate
- [rare] To sweeten (in all senses).
- [rare] To free from acidity.
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by Samuel Johnson, Robert Gordon Latham
Edulcorate is a word introduced by the alchemists to signify the sweetening, or rather rendering insipid, of acrimonious pulverulent substances, by copious ablutions with water. . It means, in modern language, the washing away of all particles ...
by William Campbell Ottley
Edulcorate. To wash a solid substance with a fluid, for the purpose of separating from it any soluble matter which it may contain. Effervesce. Liquids are said to effervesce when they throw up a number of small bubbles, accompanied with a ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
tfrom edulcorate.] The act of sweetensng. (a.) Edulcoration, in chemistry, properly signifies the rendering substances more mild. It consist* almost always in taking away acids and other saline substances ; and this is effected by washing the ...
by Benjamin Clough
Edulcorate, u. a. Qtßcïmdmâv ...
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by John Oswald, Joseph Thomas, James Lynd
Edulcorate. E; dulcis. Edu lions. Edo. Effable. Ef; /art. Efface. Ef; fades. Effascinate . Ef; fascVnum. Effect, effectual. Ef; facio. Effeminacy, effeminate. Ef} femina. Effervesce. Ef; feroeo. Effete. Ef; fetus. Efficacy, efficient. Ef; facio. Efligiate, effigy.
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Video shows what edulcorate means. To sweeten (in all senses).. To free from acidity.. Edulcorate Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.
Scrabble value of E1D2U1L1C3O1R1A1T1E1
The value of this 10-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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