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  • adj. Tending to tear or pull up.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Tending to tear or pull up.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Tending to pull up or extract: as, a convellent force.

Etymologies

Latin convellens, present participle of convellere. See convulse. (Wiktionary)

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