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  • adj. sharp, intense
  • n. An incident in which a person is stabbed.
  • v. Present participle of stab.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In bookbinding, the making of perforations in the inner margins of pamphlets for the insertion of binding-thread or wire. Also called, in England, holing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. causing physical or especially psychological injury
  • adj. painful as if caused by a sharp instrument

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