torpify

transitive verb
tor·pi·fy
variants: or torpefy \ˈtȯ(r)pəˌfī \
or -ed/-ing/-es

Definition of torpify 

: to make torpid : benumb, stupefy

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History and Etymology for torpify

modification (influenced by English -ify, -fy) of Late Latin torpefacere, from torpēre to be torpid + facere to make

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