compregnate

transitive verb
com·​preg·​nate | \ kämˈpregˌnāt, kəm- \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of compregnate

: to compress with heat (thin sheets of wood impregnated with a solution of phenol and formaldehyde) into a dense hard homogeneous substance compare compreg

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History and Etymology for compregnate

blend of compress + impregnate

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“Compregnate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/compregnate. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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