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mat·u·rate

(mat'yū-rāt),
To suppurate.
[L. maturo, pp. -atus, to make ripe, fr. maturus, ripe]
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maturate

(măch′ə-rāt′)
intr.v. matu·rated, matu·rating, matu·rates
1. To mature, ripen, or develop.
2. To suppurate.
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maturate

(1) To mature.
(2) To ripen, suppurate and discharge pus.
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maturate

(măt′ū-rāt) [L. maturus, ripe]
1. To ripen; to mature.
2. To suppurate.
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