in·spis·sate (ĭn-spĭsāt′, ĭnspĭ-sāt′)
intr. & tr.v. in·spis·sat·ed, in·spis·sat·ing, in·spis·sates
To undergo thickening or cause to thicken, as by boiling or evaporation; condense.
[From Late Latin īnspissāre, īnspissāt-, to thicken : Latin in-, causative pref.; see IN-2 + Latin spissus, thick.]
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