carnify


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carnify

(ˈkɑːnɪˌfaɪ)
vb, -fies, -fying or -fied
(Pathology) (intr) pathol (esp of lung tissue, as the result of pneumonia) to be altered so as to resemble skeletal muscle
[C17: from Latin carō flesh + facere to make]
carnification n

carnify


Past participle: carnified
Gerund: carnifying

Imperative
carnify
carnify
Present
I carnify
you carnify
he/she/it carnifies
we carnify
you carnify
they carnify
Preterite
I carnified
you carnified
he/she/it carnified
we carnified
you carnified
they carnified
Present Continuous
I am carnifying
you are carnifying
he/she/it is carnifying
we are carnifying
you are carnifying
they are carnifying
Present Perfect
I have carnified
you have carnified
he/she/it has carnified
we have carnified
you have carnified
they have carnified
Past Continuous
I was carnifying
you were carnifying
he/she/it was carnifying
we were carnifying
you were carnifying
they were carnifying
Past Perfect
I had carnified
you had carnified
he/she/it had carnified
we had carnified
you had carnified
they had carnified
Future
I will carnify
you will carnify
he/she/it will carnify
we will carnify
you will carnify
they will carnify
Future Perfect
I will have carnified
you will have carnified
he/she/it will have carnified
we will have carnified
you will have carnified
they will have carnified
Future Continuous
I will be carnifying
you will be carnifying
he/she/it will be carnifying
we will be carnifying
you will be carnifying
they will be carnifying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been carnifying
you have been carnifying
he/she/it has been carnifying
we have been carnifying
you have been carnifying
they have been carnifying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been carnifying
you will have been carnifying
he/she/it will have been carnifying
we will have been carnifying
you will have been carnifying
they will have been carnifying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been carnifying
you had been carnifying
he/she/it had been carnifying
we had been carnifying
you had been carnifying
they had been carnifying
Conditional
I would carnify
you would carnify
he/she/it would carnify
we would carnify
you would carnify
they would carnify
Past Conditional
I would have carnified
you would have carnified
he/she/it would have carnified
we would have carnified
you would have carnified
they would have carnified
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.carnify - become muscular or fleshy
change state, turn - undergo a transformation or a change of position or action; "We turned from Socialism to Capitalism"; "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"