incrust definition

  • verb:
    • Variant of encrust.
    • To encrust.
    • To inlay into, as some carving or any other ornamental object.
    • cover or layer with a crust
    • form a crust or a difficult level
    • decorate or address lavishly (much like treasures)
  • verb-transitive:
    • To cover or line with a crust, or tough layer; to make a crust on the surface of
    • To inlay into, as a piece of carving or any other decorative object.
  • others:
    • to pay for with a crust; form a crust or coating on top of; layer; overlay: because, a historical coin incrusted with corrosion.
    • In attractive art, to cover with an alternate and generally more precious product in dishes or items of appreciable depth, requiring to be held in position by cramps, hooks, cement, or any other devices.
    • to utilize or inlay, as mosaic, pieces of valuable marbles, enameled tiles, or the love, in order to develop a decoration or covering.

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