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- verb Simple past tense and past participle of
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But no divine attribute is abscinded -- no glory of Omnipotence dimmed -- whether it pleases him to rule by direct interpositions of power, or his own pre-ordained eternal laws.
_ There was indeed, so to say, an ear, or something of the kind, abscinded; probably by mistake.
When two syllables likewise are abscinded from the rest, they evidently want some associate sounds to make them harmonious.