caseate


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ca·se·ate

 (kā′sē-āt′)
intr.v. ca·se·at·ed, ca·se·at·ing, ca·se·ates
To undergo caseation.

[Back-formation from caseation.]

caseate

(ˈkeɪsɪˌeɪt)
vb
1. (Biochemistry) (intr) pathol to undergo caseation
2. (Pathology) (intr) pathol to undergo caseation
[C19: from Latin cāseus cheese1]

ca•se•ate

(ˈkeɪ siˌeɪt)

v.i. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to undergo caseation.
[1870–75; < Latin cāse(us) cheese1 + -ate1]

caseate


Past participle: caseated
Gerund: caseating

Imperative
caseate
caseate
Present
I caseate
you caseate
he/she/it caseates
we caseate
you caseate
they caseate
Preterite
I caseated
you caseated
he/she/it caseated
we caseated
you caseated
they caseated
Present Continuous
I am caseating
you are caseating
he/she/it is caseating
we are caseating
you are caseating
they are caseating
Present Perfect
I have caseated
you have caseated
he/she/it has caseated
we have caseated
you have caseated
they have caseated
Past Continuous
I was caseating
you were caseating
he/she/it was caseating
we were caseating
you were caseating
they were caseating
Past Perfect
I had caseated
you had caseated
he/she/it had caseated
we had caseated
you had caseated
they had caseated
Future
I will caseate
you will caseate
he/she/it will caseate
we will caseate
you will caseate
they will caseate
Future Perfect
I will have caseated
you will have caseated
he/she/it will have caseated
we will have caseated
you will have caseated
they will have caseated
Future Continuous
I will be caseating
you will be caseating
he/she/it will be caseating
we will be caseating
you will be caseating
they will be caseating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been caseating
you have been caseating
he/she/it has been caseating
we have been caseating
you have been caseating
they have been caseating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been caseating
you will have been caseating
he/she/it will have been caseating
we will have been caseating
you will have been caseating
they will have been caseating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been caseating
you had been caseating
he/she/it had been caseating
we had been caseating
you had been caseating
they had been caseating
Conditional
I would caseate
you would caseate
he/she/it would caseate
we would caseate
you would caseate
they would caseate
Past Conditional
I would have caseated
you would have caseated
he/she/it would have caseated
we would have caseated
you would have caseated
they would have caseated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.caseate - turn into cheese; "The milk caseated"
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
2.caseate - become cheeselike; "necrotic tissue caseates"
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
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The encapsulation then caseates and calcifies, enlarging into a nodule to diameters in excess of 10 mm.