Latin circumscissus, past participle of circumscindere to tear around, from circum- + scindere to cut, split — more at shed entry 1
1835, in the meaning defined above
“Circumscissile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/circumscissile. Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.
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