Abscission

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Abscission: The act or process of cutting off. "Not to be cured without theabscission of a member." Jer. Taylor. The state of being cut off. Sir T. Browne. (Rhet.) A figu Do you have knowledge, Definitions or data to publish about Abscission? Dictionary UK is open for edits.

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Meaning of Abscission:

1. The act or process of cutting off. "Not to be cured without theabscission of a member." Jer. Taylor.

2. The state of being cut off. Sir T. Browne.

3. (Rhet.) A figure of speech employed when a speaker having begun to saya thing stops abruptly: thus, "He is a man of so much honor andcandor, and of such generosity but I need say no more."

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