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verb [intransitive/transitive] formal     macerate pronunciation in British English
/ˈmæsəreɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theymacerate
he/she/itmacerates
present participlemacerating
past tensemacerated
past participlemacerated
  1. to make food soft by leaving it in a liquid, or to become soft in this way

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maceration

     maceration pronunciation in British English
/ˌmæsəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]
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