Exscinded
Exscind Ex*scind", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exscinded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exscinding}.] [L. exscindere; ex out, from + scindere to cut.] To cut off; to separate or expel from union; to extirpate. --Barrow. [1913 Webster]

The second presbytery of Philadelphia was also exscinded by that Assembly. --Am. Cyc. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • exscinded — v. cut out; cut off …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Exscind — Ex*scind , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exscinded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exscinding}.] [L. exscindere; ex out, from + scindere to cut.] To cut off; to separate or expel from union; to extirpate. Barrow. [1913 Webster] The second presbytery of Philadelphia… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Exscinding — Exscind Ex*scind , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exscinded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exscinding}.] [L. exscindere; ex out, from + scindere to cut.] To cut off; to separate or expel from union; to extirpate. Barrow. [1913 Webster] The second presbytery of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disclaimer — A renunciation or refusal to accept. A refusal to recognize the existence of an obligation. A refusal to retain title obtained as the grantee of a deed not accepted by the grantee. 23 Am J2d Deeds § 127. The object of a deed is to transfer… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • exscind — ekˈsind transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin exscindere to cut or tear out, from ex ex (I) + scindere to cut, tear more at shed (to throw off) : to cut off or out : excise these words were exscinded from the text …   Useful english dictionary

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