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dulcify


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dulcify  \Dul"ci*fy\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Dulcified};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Dulcifying}.]  [L.  dulcis  sweet  +  -fy:  cf  F. 
  dulcifier.] 
  1.  (Pharm.)  To  sweeten;  to  free  from  acidity,  saltness,  or 
  acrimony.  --Wiseman. 
 
  2.  Fig.  :  To  mollify;  to  sweeten;  to  please. 
 
  As  she  .  .  .  was  further  dulcified  by  her  pipe  of 
  tobacco.  --Hawthorne. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dulcify 
  v  :  make  sweeter  in  taste  [syn:  {sweeten},  {edulcorate},  {dulcorate}] 
  [ant:  {sour}] 




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