lancinate

verb

lan·​ci·​nate
-səˌnāt
-ed/-ing/-s
lancination
ˌ⸗⸗ˈnāshən
noun
plural -s

Word History

Etymology

Latin lancinatus, past participle of lancinare to lacerate; akin to lacer mangled

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“Lancinate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lancinate. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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