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exenterate

Line breaks: ex|en¦ter|ate
Pronunciation: /ɪkˈsɛntəreɪt, ɛkˈsɛntəreɪt/

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Definition of exenterate in English:

verb

[with object] formal
Remove the contents of (part of the body); eviscerate.

Origin

early 17th century: from Latin exenterat- 'disembowelled', from the verb exenterare, from ex- 'out' + Greek enteron 'intestine'.

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