conculcate

transitive verb

-ed/-ing/-s
obsolete
: to tread or trample underfoot

Word History

Etymology

Latin conculcatus, past participle of conculcare, from com- + calcare to trample, from calc-, calx heel

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“Conculcate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conculcate. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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