verb (used with object), mac·er·at·ed, mac·er·at·ing.
verb (used without object), mac·er·at·ed, mac·er·at·ing.
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Origin of macerate
OTHER WORDS FROM maceratemac·er·at·er, mac·er·a·tor, nounmac·er·a·tive, adjectiveun·mac·er·at·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for macerate
When the machinery had been stopped, it was found that Mr. Jones's arms and legs were macerated to a jelly.
This material was thoroughly macerated and put into ten-liter bottles with ether.Some Constituents of the Poison Ivy Plant: (Rhus Toxicodendron)|William Anderson Syme
This point may easily be determined by means of longitudinal sections, or less easily from an examination of macerated specimens.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
There is no part of the Christian body with which the Turkish saddle comes in contact that does not become more or less macerated.A Ride across Palestine|Anthony Trollope
Owing to the substances on which the animal feeds, it consists of little but macerated fragments of aromatic shrubs.Bible Animals;|J. G. Wood