Macerate means: Macerate is derived from Latin macero, which means to soften by submerging in liquid. (in Medical Dictionary)

What else does Macerate mean?

A maceration is a process of softening tissues following death through soaking or enzymatic digestion. This happens with stillborn babies. (in Medical Dictionary)

Soften by steeping or soaking in liquid. (in Merlin Dictionary)

By soaking, you can separate the constituents. (in Merlin Dictionary)

Emaciate is a term that means to make you lean by starvation. (in Merlin Dictionary)

Soak to make them soften or separate into their constituents. (in Merlin Dictionary)

Macerating is the process of making a substance. (in Merlin Dictionary)