petrificar

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Asturian[edit]

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petrificar (first-person singular indicative present petrifiquo, past participle petrificáu)

  1. petrify (to harden organic matter by depositing dissolved minerals)

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Portuguese[edit]

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petrificar (first-person singular present indicative petrifico, past participle petrificado)

  1. (transitive) to petrify, to produce rigidness

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin petrificare (to petrifiy), from the compounding of petra (stone, rock) and -ficare, a suffix from facere (to make). The term petra is from Ancient Greek πέτρα (petra, stone, rock), from Syriac kefa (stone, rock).

Verb[edit]

petrificar (first-person singular present petrifico, first-person singular preterite petrifiqué, past participle petrificado)

  1. (transitive) To petrify.

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