inspissation

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in·spis·sa·tion

(in'spi-sā'shŭn),
1. The act of thickening or condensing, as by evaporation or absorption of fluid.
2. An increased thickening or diminished fluidity.
[L. in, intensive, + spisso, pp. -atus, to thicken]

inspissation

Plugging of a tubular lumen–eg, bile ducts, intestine, with a thickened viscid material having a decreased fluid content

in·spis·sa·tion

(in'spi-sā'shŭn)
1. The act of thickening or condensing, as by evaporation or absorption of fluid.
2. An increased thickening or diminished fluidity.
[L. in, intensive, + spisso, pp.-atus, to thicken]

inspissation

(ĭn-spĭ-sā′shŭn)
1. Thickening by evaporation or absorption of fluid.
2. Diminished fluidity or increased thickness.