incised

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adjective in·cised \in-ˈsīzd, -ˈsīst\

Definition of incised

  1. 1 :  cut in :  engraved; especially :  decorated with incised figures

  2. 2 :  having a margin that is deeply and sharply notched an incised leaf

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15th Century

First Known Use of incised

15th century


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incised

adjective in·cised

Medical Definition of incised

  1. of a cut or wound :  made with or as if with a sharp knife or scalpel :  clean and well-defined


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