Etymology
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maturate (v.)

1540s, (transitive) "to bring to maturity," back-formation from maturation. Intransitive sense of "to ripen" is by 1620s. Related: Maturated; maturating.

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Definitions of maturate

maturate (v.)
develop and reach maturity; undergo maturation;
Synonyms: mature / grow
maturate (v.)
grow old or older;
Synonyms: senesce / age / get on / mature
maturate (v.)
ripen and generate pus;
Synonyms: fester / suppurate
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