endurcir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

en- +‎ dur +‎ -ir, based on Latin indūrēscere, dūrēscere.

Verb[edit]

endurcir

  1. (transitive) to harden (make harder)
  2. (transitive) to harden, inure

Conjugation[edit]

This is a regular verb of the second conjugation, like finir, choisir, and most other verbs with infinitives ending in -ir. One salient feature of this conjugation is the repeated appearance of the infix -iss-.

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