exsert

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verb ex·sert \ek-ˈsərt\

Definition of exsert

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to thrust out

exsertion

play \ek-ˈsər-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of exsert

Latin exsertus, past participle of exserere — more at exert


First Known Use: 1816

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