Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To heap up.
- In botany, heaped; growing in heaps, or in closely compacted clusters.
GNU Webster's 1913
- v. obsolete To heap up.
- adj. Heaped, or growing in heaps, or closely compacted clusters.
- adj. pertaining to a growth of fungi that forms a heaped-up mass
- From Latin acervātus, perfect passive participle of acervō ("heap or pile up"), from acervus ("heap"). (Wiktionary)
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