verb in·cide \ə̇nˈsīd\

Definition of incide


  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 archaic :  cut, incise

  3. 2 obsolete :  to cause loosening or resolution

  4. transitive verb
  5. 1 archaic :  to cut into (as a lesion or tissue)

  6. 2 archaic :  to cause loosening or resolution of (as phlegm)

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Origin and Etymology of incide

Latin incidere — more at incise

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a brief usually trivial fact

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