Acuate definition

akyo͝oit, akyo͝oāt
Having a sharp point.
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Sharpened; sharp-pointed.
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(obsolete) To sharpen; to make pungent; to quicken.
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Origin of acuate

  • From medieval Latin acuatus, past participle of acuare, variant of acuere "to sharpen", from acus "needle".

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