indurated

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Indurate \In"du*rate\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Indurated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Indurating}.]

1. To make hard; as, extreme heat indurates clay; some fossils are indurated by exposure to the air.

2. To make unfeeling; to deprive of sensibility; to render obdurate.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Indurated \In"du*ra'ted\, adjective Hardened; as, indurated clay; an indurated heart. --Goldsmith.


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