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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. the process of thickening by dehydration;

2. the act of thickening;
[syn: thickening, inspissation]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Inspissation \In`spis*sa"tion\, n. The act or the process of inspissating, or thickening a fluid substance, as by evaporation; also, the state of being so thickened. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

inspissation n 1: the process of thickening by dehydration 2: the act of thickening [syn: thickening, inspissation]