Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Hepatized'
Hepatized Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
- Hepatize \Hep"a*tize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hepatized; p. pr. &
vb. n. Hepatizing.] [Gr. ? to be like the liver, to be
liver-colored, fr. ?, ?, the liver: cf. E. hepatite, and (for
sense 2) F. h['e]patiser.]
- To impregnate with sulphureted hydrogen gas, formerly called hepatic gas. On the right . . . were two wells of hepatized water. --Barrow.
- To gorge with effused matter, as the lungs.