from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To cut out; excise.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To cut out.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To cut off; to separate or expel from union; to extirpate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To cut off; cut out.
Latin exscindere : ex-, ex- + scindere, to cut; see skei- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin exscindo. (Wiktionary)