Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To form flesh; to become like flesh.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To form flesh; to become like flesh.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To form flesh; grow fleshy.
  • In pathology, to lose the normal structure and become fleshy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. become muscular or fleshy

Etymologies

Latin carnificare, from Latin carnis, flesh + facere to make: compare French carnifier. (Wiktionary)

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