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glaciate

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Verb (usu participle), Verb (transitive)
 : 
gla=ci=ate

CIDE DICTIONARY

glaciatev. i. [L. glaciatus, p. p. of glaciare to freeze, fr. glacies ice.].
     To turn to ice.  [1913 Webster]
glaciatev. t. 
  •  To convert into, or cover with, ice.  [1913 Webster]
  •  To produce glacial effects upon, as in the scoring of rocks, transportation of loose material, etc.  [1913 Webster]
Glaciated rocks, rocks whose surfaces have been smoothed, furrowed, or striated, by the action of ice.

ROGET THESAURUS

glaciate

Refrigeration

VB cool, fan, refrigerate, refresh, ice, congeal, freeze, glaciate, benumb, starve, pinch, chill, petrify, chill to the marrow, regelate, nip, cut, pierce, bite, make one's teeth chatter, damp, slack quench, put out, stamp out, extinguish, go out, burn out (incombustibility).


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