Associations to the word «Maceration»


MACERATION, noun. The act or process of macerating.

Dictionary definition

MACERATION, noun. Softening due to soaking or steeping.
MACERATION, noun. Extreme leanness (usually caused by starvation or disease).

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.