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- n. The act of mutilating or the state of being mutilated.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of mutilating, or the state of being mutilated; deprivation of a limb or of an essential part.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of mutilating, or the state of being mutilated; deprivation of a necessary or important part, as a limb.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an injury that causes disfigurement or that deprives you of a limb or other important body part
Latin mutilatio, compare French mutilation. (Wiktionary)