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dulcify

[duhl-suh-fahy] /ˈdʌl səˌfaɪ/
verb (used with object), dulcified, dulcifying.
1.
to make more agreeable; mollify; appease.
2.
to sweeten.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < Late Latin dulcificāre, with -fy for -ficāre
Related forms
dulcification, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for dulcification

dulcify

/ˈdʌlsɪˌfaɪ/
verb (transitive) -fies, -fying, -fied
1.
(rare) to make pleasant or agreeable
2.
a rare word for sweeten
Derived Forms
dulcification, noun
Word Origin
C16: from Late Latin dulcificāre, from Latin dulcis sweet + facere to make
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