lobotomise
British variant of lobotomize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lobotomise — /ləˈbɒtəmaɪz/ (say luh botuhmuyz) verb (t) (lobotomised, lobotomising) 1. to perform a lobotomy on. 2. to remove the vigour or vitality of. Also, lobotomize. –lobotomisation, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • lobotomise — lobotˈomize or lobotˈomise transitive verb 1. To perform a lobotomy on 2. To render dull, bland or inoffensive (figurative) • • • Main Entry: ↑lobe …   Useful english dictionary

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  • lobotomising — lobotomise (Brit.) v. perform a lobotomy on a person; cause a person to feel apathetic or mentally numb, deprive a person of vitality (also lobotomize) …   English contemporary dictionary

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