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indurate

adjective

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indurate

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1 to become physically firm or solid
  • clay that had been indurated by long exposure to the summer sun

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2 to make able to withstand physical hardship, strain, or exposure
  • such a brutal upbringing could only callous his soul and indurate his heart to the suffering of others

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“Indurate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/indurate. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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