Medical Dictionary


vt mu·ti·late \ˈmyüt-əl-ˌāt\

Medical Definition of MUTILATE

:  to cut off or permanently destroy a limb or essential part of <mutilate a body>; also :  castrate 1


July 02, 2015
apprehension Hear it
comprehension or the fear of future evil
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