concoct

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin concoctiō (digestion), from con- (together) and coquō (cook).

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concoct (third-person singular simple present concocts, present participle concocting, simple past and past participle concocted)

  1. To prepare something by mixing various ingredients, especially to prepare food for cooking.
  2. To contrive something using skill or ingenuity.

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