exserted

adjective

ex·​sert·​ed ek-ˈsər-təd How to pronounce exserted (audio)
: projecting beyond an enclosing organ or part

Word History

First Known Use

1816, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of exserted was in 1816

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Cite this Entry

“Exserted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/exserted. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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