Any stories in which bad behavior went unpunished were excised.
And should a silly, sometimes slight comedy like Veep be excised to include yet another harrowing drama, Rectify?
Like Fosse did with Cabaret, Marshall excised two major characters: the Narrator and the Mysterious Man.
And to prevent a bigger family rift she excised certain parts that particularly troubled them.
In Pedigree he seems to have collected all of these excised sentences into one book (which may explain its length).
As the result of this a few eyelashes project beyond the outer canthus; these should be excised.
That is the case presented by the Dame's papers, when the incredible is excised.
But as Aytoun confessedly rejected such inappropriate stanzas, he may have found it in his copy and excised it.
If the condition has arisen, the pseudo-sac should be excised.
A considerable portion of the skin that covered it was excised and included in the above weight.
"tax on goods," late 15c., from Middle Dutch excijs (early 15c.), apparently altered from accijs "tax" (by influence of Latin excisus "cut out or removed," see excise (v.)), traditionally from Old French acceis "tax, assessment" (12c.), from Vulgar Latin *accensum, ultimately from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + census "tax, census" (see census). English got the word, and the idea for the tax, from Holland.
excise ex·cise (ĭk-sīz')
v. ex·cised, ex·cis·ing, ex·cis·es
To remove by cutting.