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vesicate

[ ves-i-keyt ]
/ 藞v蓻s 瑟藢ke瑟t /
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verb (used with object), ves路i路cat路ed, ves路i路cat路ing.
to raise vesicles or blisters on; blister.
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Origin of vesicate

1650鈥60; <New Latin v膿s墨c膩tus (past participle of v膿s墨c膩re to blister), equivalent to v膿s墨c(a) (see vesica) + -膩tus-ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM vesicate

ves路i路ca路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for vesicate

vesicate
/ (藞v蓻s瑟藢ke瑟t) /

verb
to blister

Derived forms of vesicate

vesication, noun

Word Origin for vesicate

C17: from New Latin v膿s墨c膩re to blister; see vesica
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