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  • v. To soften, especially by kneading with the hands.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To soften; knead to softness.


Latin malaxo ("I knead") (Wiktionary)


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  • "They're malaxating each other's ribs."
    Witch Grass by Raymond Queneau, translated by Barbara Wright, p 100 of the NYRB paperback

    November 6, 2010