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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of pulling up or out; The act of banishing a member of a church from the communion of believers and the privileges of the church; Surgical removal of a body part or tissue.

Usage examples (38)
  • Both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause
  • But for girls, this practice-called 'excision'-is very dangerous and should be strongly discouraged.
  • 342 Here again a little excision is necessary; the reader already knows all about it.
  • That’s one nasty infection you have there buddy, complete excision is going to be needed. for more
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