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 for Incrusting
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Incrust \In*crust"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Incrusted; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Incrusting.] [L. incrustare; pref. in- in + crustare
     to cover with a crust: cf. F. incruster. See Crust.]
     [Written also encrust.]
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     1. To cover or line with a crust, or hard coat; to form a
        crust on the surface of; as, iron incrusted with rust; a
        vessel incrusted with salt; a sweetmeat incrusted with
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              And by the frost refin'd the whiter snow,
              Incrusted hard.                       --Thomson.
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     2. (Fine Arts) To inlay into, as a piece of carving or other
        ornamental object.
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