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scorify

[skawr-uh-fahy, skohr-] /ˈskɔr əˌfaɪ, ˈskoʊr-/
verb (used with object), scorified, scorifying.
1.
to subject to scorification.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; scori(a) + -fy
Related forms
scorifier, noun
unscorified, adjective
Can be confused
scarify, scorify.
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British Dictionary definitions for scorify

scorify

/ˈskɔːrɪˌfaɪ/
verb -fies, -fying, -fied
1.
to remove (impurities) from metals by forming scoria
Derived Forms
scorification, noun
scorifier, noun
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