maturate

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EtymologyEdit

Latin maturatus, past participle of maturare ‎(to make ripe).

VerbEdit

maturate ‎(third-person singular simple present maturates, present participle maturating, simple past and past participle maturated)

  1. To bring to ripeness or maturity; to ripen.
    • Fuller
      A tree may be maturated artificially.
  2. To promote the perfect suppuration of (an abscess).

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ParticipleEdit

mātūrāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of mātūrātus

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