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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Maturate \Mat"u*rate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Maturated; p. pr. & vb. n. Maturating.] [L. maturatus, p. p. of maturare to make ripe, fr. maturus ripe, mature. See Mature, v. & a.] 1. To bring to ripeness or maturity; to ripen. [1913 Webster] A tree may be maturated artificially. --Fuller. [1913 Webster] 2. To promote the perfect suppuration of (an abscess). [1913 Webster]