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Encrustation

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Noun

1. encrustation, incrustation

the formation of a crust

2. crust, encrustation, incrustation

a hard outer layer that covers something

3. encrustation, incrustation

a decorative coating of contrasting material that is applied to a surface as an inlay or overlay

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Encrustation

see synonyms of encrustation
noun
1. 
an encrusting or being encrusted
2. 
a crust; hard layer or coating
3. 
an elaborate decorative coating, inlay, etc.
4.  Medicine
a crust, scale, scab, etc.

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Encrustation

see synonyms of encrustation
n.
Variant of incrustation.

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