noun \ˌmas-ə-ˈrā-shən\

Definition of MACERATION

: an act or the process of macerating something; especially : the extraction of a drug by allowing it to stand in contact with a solvent
: the condition of being macerated <the fetus was recovered in an advanced state of maceration>

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