Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To cut off.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To cut off.

Etymologies

From Latin abscindere, present active infinitive of abscindō ("cut off"), from ab ("from, away from") + scindō ("cut, rend"). (Wiktionary)

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