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circumcise
American English: /ˈsərkəmˌsaɪz/
British English: /ˈsəːkəmsʌɪz/

Translation of circumcise in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • Shemot Rabbah tells us that the Jews ceased circumcising their sons to blend in better with their Egyptian hosts.
    • As a mother, over time I have come to regret that my son was circumcised.
    • My wife Devorah and I were resolute about our decision not to circumcise our son.

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