1. To give life to; to animate; to revive; to vivify. "God vivificates and actuates the whole world." (Dr. H. More)

2. <chemistry> To bring back a metal to the metallic form, as from an oxide or solution; to reduce.

Origin: L. Vivificatus, p. P. Vivificare. See Vivify.

(01 Mar 1998)

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