Part of speech:
Gradual exposure of plants to cold weather.
the process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization
(In plural, “sets", mathematics, informal) Set theory.
To become dry:
Tan is defined as to turn hide into leather, or to darken in color because of the sun.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To treat with care by avoiding fatigue, wear, or damage; spare:
To give an appearance of value to by fraudulent means, especially to place valuable minerals in (a mine) for the purpose of deceiving.
To bring back to an original or normal condition:
To cure or heal, as with medicine
(Chemistry) To refine or purify, especially by distillation.
To regain the use of (a faculty) or be restored to (a normal or usual condition):
To preserve is to protect or keep something as it is or in its original state.
To prepare (fish) by splitting, salting, and smoking.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To scold or punish so as to improve or reform.
(Intransitive) To be concerned about, have an interest in.
Age means to experience the passage of time or show signs of growing older.
To cause (someone) to be free from something; relieve or disencumber:
To counteract is to act in opposition to or against some force in order to neutralize the force.
To pickle is to preserve a food in a salty or vinegar-based liquid.
To continue to do:
To lessen the activity or force of something; weaken.
To cause physical harm to; hurt:
To give (an athlete, actor, etc.) experience to increase skill
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