encrustation

noun
en·​crus·​ta·​tion | \ˌin-ˌkrə-ˈstā-shən ˌen- \

less common variant of

1a : a crust or hard coating

b : a growth or accumulation (as of habits, opinions, or customs) resembling a crust

2 : the act of encrusting : the state of being encrusted

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encrustation

en·​crus·​ta·​tion | \(ˌ)in-ˌkrəs-ˈtā-shən, ˌen- \

Medical Definition of encrustation 

variant of incrustation

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