vivificate

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vīvificātus, past participle vīvificō. See vivify.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vivificate (third-person singular simple present vivificates, present participle vivificating, simple past and past participle vivificated)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To give life to; to animate.
    • 1653, Henry More, Conjectura Cabbalistica
      God vivificates and actuates the whole world.
  2. (chemistry, obsolete, transitive) To bring back a metal to the metallic form, as from oxide or solution; to reduce.

Related termsEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for vivificate in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

vivificate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of vivificare
  2. second-person plural imperative of vivificare
  3. feminine plural of vivificato

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

vīvificāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of vīvificō