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vesicate

[ves-i-keyt] /ˈvɛs ɪˌkeɪt/
verb (used with object), vesicated, vesicating.
1.
to raise vesicles or blisters on; blister.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < Neo-Latin vēsīcātus (past participle of vēsīcāre to blister), equivalent to vēsīc(a) (see vesica) + -ātus -ate1
Related forms
vesication, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for vesicate

vesicate

/ˈvɛsɪˌkeɪt/
verb
1.
to blister
Derived Forms
vesication, noun
Word Origin
C17: from New Latin vēsīcāre to blister; see vesica
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