incide

verb
in·​cide | \ ə̇nˈsīd \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of incide

intransitive verb

1 archaic : cut, incise
2 obsolete : to cause loosening or resolution

transitive verb

1 archaic : to cut into (as a lesion or tissue)
2 archaic : to cause loosening or resolution of (as phlegm)

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History and Etymology for incide

Latin incidere

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“Incide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/incide. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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