from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To heal; to cover with flesh or to become covered with flesh.
  • v. To become flesh, to incarnate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To develop flesh.
  • transitive v. To cover or invest with flesh.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To invest with flesh; incarnate.
  • To become invested or covered with flesh.


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  • Is this related to "incarnate", or less likely, "incarnadine"?

    December 28, 2006

  • incarn archaic verb (14th century) to heal

    December 27, 2006