Definition of inspissation in English:

inspissation

noun

  • See inspissate

    • ‘For pyrazinamide, the medium was acidified by adding IN HCl to the medium before inspissation until the pH was 4.850.05.’
    • ‘In this particular case, it seems that inspissation of tube feedings may have resulted in direct pressure on the mucosa of the small bowel wall.’
    • ‘The impermeable, invisible barrier seeps between people, flowing between them so gradually that they do not notice until its inspissation is undeniable and no community is possible between them.’
    • ‘Concentrations of streptomycin (before inspissation) in the test medium for the test strain were 8, 16, 32, 64, and 128 g/ml, while for H37Rv concentrations were 2, 4, 8, and 16 g/ml.’

Pronunciation

inspissation

/ɪnspɪˈseɪʃ(ə)n/