(Cre"at) n. [F. créat, ultimately fr. L. creatus created, begotten; cf. It. creato pupil, servant, Sp.
criado a servant, client.] (Man.) An usher to a riding master.
(Cre*at"a*ble) a. That may be created.
(Cre*ate") a.[L. creatus, p. p. of creare to create; akin to Gr. krai`nein to accomplish, Skr.
k&rsdot to make, and to E. ending -cracy in aristocracy, also to crescent, cereal.] Created; composed; begotten.
Hearts create of duty and zeal.
(Cre*ate"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Created; p. pr. & vb. n. Creating.]
1. To bring into being; to form out of nothing; to cause to exist.
In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth.
Gen. i. 1.
2. To effect by the agency, and under the laws, of causation; to be the occasion of; to cause; to produce; to
form or fashion; to renew.
Your eye in Scotland
Would create soldiers.
Create in me a clean heart.
Ps. li. 10.
3. To invest with a new form, office, or character; to constitute; to appoint; to make; as, to create one a
peer. "I create you companions to our person." Shak.
(Cre*at"ic) a. [Gr. flesh.] Relating to, or produced by, flesh or animal food; as, creatic nausea.
[Written also kreatic.]
(Cre"a*tin) n. [Gr. flesh.] (Physiol. Chem.) A white, crystalline, nitrogenous substance found
abundantly in muscle tissue. [Written also kreatine.]
(Cre*at"i*nin) n. (Physiol. Chem.) A white, crystalline, nitrogenous body closely related to
creatin but more basic in its properties, formed from the latter by the action of acids, and occurring naturally
in muscle tissue and in urine. [Written also kretinine.]
(Cre*a"tion) n. [L. creatio: cf. F. cration. See Create.]
1. The act of creating or causing to exist. Specifically, the act of bringing the universe or this world into
From the creation to the general doom.
As when a new particle of matter dotn begin to exist, in rerum natura, which had before no being; and
this we call creation.
2. That which is created; that which is produced or caused to exist, as the world or some original work
of art or of the imagination; nature.
We know that the whole creation groaneth.
Rom. viii. 22.
A dagger of the mind, a false creation.
Choice pictures and creations of curious art.