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Word: mutilate

Definition: maim; injure lastingly; deprive of a limb or an essential part


Sentences Containing 'mutilate'

Moigne, Le Moigne, Lemoigne or Le Moing may refer to: Moigne derives from "mogn" which means armless in Breton or from the Old French "moignier" which means to mutilate.
Though for the pages of 'Young India' it may be considered somewhat long, I have not had the courage to mutilate it.
Whether ritually or in fits of rage, they mutilate themselves, peeling off parts of their own skins and shoving pieces of metal into the flesh.

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