from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • p. a. & vb. n. of cure.
  • a building in which anything is cured; especially, in the West Indies, a building in which sugar is drained and dried.

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  • verb Present participle of cure.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization


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