Definitions

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  • v. To cut off.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To cut off.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as excise.

Etymologies

Latin excidere, excisum; ex out + caedere to cut. See concise, and compare excise to cut off. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Unable to ignore or excide what filled so much of the imagination of the country, and unable, as Christians, to believe in the divinity of the Tuátha De Danan and their predecessors, they rationalised all the pre-Milesian record.

    Early Bardic Literature, Ireland.

  • "Same time tha'z good to be induztriouz" -- this was all said directly above the moaning child -- "while tha'z bad, for the sick, to talk ad the bedside, and we can't stay with you and not talk, and we can't go in that front yard; that gate is let open so the doctor he needn 'ring and that way excide the patient; and we can't go in the back garden" -- they spread their hands and dropped them; the back garden was hopelessly pre-empted.

    The Flower of the Chapdelaines

  • THE ROLE*You will manage 22 stores covering a total turnover of £20 million per annum*As Area Manager you will be ensuring maximised sales through excellent customer service, visual merchandising and staff management * Oversee shop refits, floor moves and general stores standards*You will over see all KPI's in the area, ensuring maximised profit for the company, whilst implementing new policies and procedures where necessary, identifying areas of improvement to excide company expectations * You will ensure achieved sales targets and act as a mentor for managers in your area, motivating staff to maximise productivity at all times*As Area Manager, you will oversee the recruitment of staff, whilst managing budgets and wage costs

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