in·spis·sate /ɪnˈspɪˌset, ˈɪn(t)spəˌset/
In·spis·sate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Inspissated p. pr. & vb. n. Inspissating ] To thicken or bring to greater consistence, as fluids by evaporation.
In·spis·sate a. Thick or thickened; inspissated.
v 1: make viscous or dense; "thicken the sauce by adding flour"
2: make thick or thicker; "Thicken the sauce"; "inspissate the
tar so that it becomes pitch" [syn: thicken] [ant: thin]
3: become thick or thicker; "The sauce thickened"; "The egg
yolk will inspissate" [syn: thicken] [ant: thin]