Definition of maturate in English:

maturate

Syllabification: mat·u·rate
Pronunciation: /ˈmaCHəˌrāt
 
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verb

[no object] Medicine
  • (Of a boil, abscess, etc.) form pus.

Origin

mid 16th century: from Latin maturat- 'ripened, hastened', from the verb maturare, from maturus (see mature).

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