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levigate

División en sílabas: lev·i·gate
Pronunciación: /ˈlevəˌɡāt
 
/

Definición de levigate en inglés:

verbo

[with object]
Reduce (a substance) to a fine powder or smooth paste.
Example sentences
  • Eighteen cars broke the qualifying record at Lowe's Motor Speedway after the track was levigated, but the grinding of the surface led to problems involving holes in the pavement.

Origen

mid 16th century: from Latin levigat- 'made smooth, polished', from the verb levigare, from levis 'smooth'.

Derivados

levigation

1
Pronunciación: /ˌlevəˈɡāSHən/
sustantivo

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