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Definition of the verb abscind

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verb - inflections: abscinded | abscinding | abscinds

  1. [transitive] To cut off.

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Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1906)

by William Dwight Whitney

abscind (ab-sind'), v. t. [< L. abscindere, out offj tear off, < ab, off, + seindere, cut, = Gr. axKctv, cut, separate : see scission and schism.'] To cut off. [Bare.] Two syllables abscinded from the rest .

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

abscind (ab-sind"), v. t. [( L. abscindere, cut off, tear off, ( ab, off, + scindere, cut, = Gr. axigetv, cut, separate: see scission and schism.] To cut off. [Rare.] Two syllables abscinded from the rest .

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

abscind (ab-sind"), v. t. [( L. abscindere, cut off, tear off, ( ab, off, + scindere, cut, = Gr. oxigetv, cut, #: see scission and schism.] To cut off. [Rare.] Two syllables abscinded from the rest. Johnson ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

abscind (ab-sind'), v. t. . [& L. abscindere, cut off, tear off, « ab, off, + scindere, cut, = Gr. axigetv, cut, separate: see scission and schism.] To cut off. [Rare.] Two syllables abscinded from the rest. Johnson, Rambler, No.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

abscind (ab-sind"), v. t. [& L. abscindere, cut off, tear off, « ab, off, + scindere, cut, = Gr: oxigetv, cut, separate: see scission and schism.] To cut off. [Rare.] Two syllables abscinded from the rest. Johnson, Rambler, No.

Google previewWalker's Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1830)

Abridged for the Use of Schools, Containing ... Principles of English Pronunciation with the Proper Names that Occur in the Sacred Scriptures; to which is ... Added a Selection of Geographical Proper Names and Derivatives by John Walker

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Scrabble value of A1B3S1C3I1N1D2

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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