[ in-kruhst ]
/ ɪnˈkrʌst /
verb (used with object)
to cover or line with a crust or hard coating.
to form into a crust.
to deposit as a crust.
verb (used without object)
to form a crust: They scraped off the barnacles that always incrusted on the ship's hull.
Related formsin·crust·ant, adjective, nounnon·in·crust·ing, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for incrust
/ (ɪnˈkrʌst) /
a variant spelling of encrust
Derived Formsincrustant, noun, adjectiveincrustation, noun
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