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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Injure the underlying soft tissue or bone of.

Usage examples (7)
  • He had a contused wound on the forehead half an inch across.
  • No bald Mare my Gammon shall contuse again by one more Toss.
  • The lesser degree of penetrative power, and increased capacity to contuse, possessed by such fragments are obvious.
  • In this geographical dissertation the word Niger is still used, which is a name altogether unknown in Africa, and calculated to contuse the geographical enquirer. for more
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