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English noun: maceration

1. maceration (process) softening due to soaking or steeping

Broader (hypernym)softening

2. maceration (attribute) extreme leanness (usually caused by starvation or disease)

Synonymsboniness, bonyness, emaciation, gauntness

Broader (hypernym)leanness, spareness, thinness

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