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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acuate  \Ac"u*ate\,  v.  t.  [L.  acus  needle.] 
  To  sharpen;  to  make  pungent;  to  quicken.  [Obs.]  ``[To]  acuate 
  the  blood.''  --Harvey. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acuate  \Ac"u*ate\,  a. 
  Sharpened;  sharp-pointed. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  acuate 
  adj  :  ending  in  a  sharp  point  [syn:  {acute},  {sharp}] 




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