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

  Acuate \Ac"u*ate\, v. t. [L. acus needle.]
     To sharpen; to make pungent; to quicken. [Obs.] "[To] acuate
     the blood." --Harvey.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Acuate \Ac"u*ate\, a.
     Sharpened; sharp-pointed.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  acuate
      adj 1: ending in a sharp point [syn: acuate, acute, sharp,
             needlelike]

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