Excision

Definition of Excision

Ex`ci´sion
n.1.The act of excising or cutting out or off; extirpation; destruction.
Such conquerors are the instruments of vengeance on those nations that have . . . grown ripe for excision.
- Atterbury.
2.(Eccl.) The act of cutting off from the church; excommunication.
3.(Surg.) The removal, especially of small parts, with a cutting instrument.

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