- In Amboina the natives eat the seeds, the toxic quality of which is removed by brushing and macerating in pure water for a certain time. - "The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines", T. H. Pardo de Tavera.
- David and Kolb, locked into the distillery, spent nearly two hours in macerating the stems, using a couple of logs for mallets. - "Eve and David", Honore de Balzac.
- Indeed, the point where solution of continuity occurs in macerating is along the line of the soft protoplasmic cells of the rete. - "Diseases of the Horse's Foot", Harry Caulton Reeks.