encrustation vs incrustation what difference

what is difference between encrustation and incrustation

English

Noun

encrustation (countable and uncountable, plural encrustations)

  1. Alternative form of incrustation

Derived terms

  • bioencrustation

Anagrams

  • anticounters, counterstain, cruentations, neurotactins


English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɪnkɹʌsˈteɪʃən/
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

Noun

incrustation (countable and uncountable, plural incrustations)

  1. The act of incrusting, or the state of being incrusted.
  2. A crust or hard coating of anything upon or within a body, as a deposit of lime, sediment, etc., from water on the inner surface of a steam boiler.
  3. A covering or inlaying of marble, mosaic, etc., attached to the masonry by cramp irons or cement.
  4. Anything inlaid or embedded.

Translations


French

Pronunciation

Noun

incrustation f (plural incrustations)

  1. incrustation
  2. chromakey

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