Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In heraldry: Same as déchaussé.
  • Having a principal part cut away, as the legs and tail: said of an animal used as a bearing. Also démembré.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of dismember.

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  • In wordplay, delete either first or last letters to form words: e.g., preparations --> reparations & preparation.

    --Chris Cole, Wordplay

    May 23, 2008