excide

[ ik-sahyd ]
/ ɪkˈsaɪd /

verb (used with object), ex·cid·ed, ex·cid·ing.

to cut out; excise.

Nearby words

  1. exchangeable,
  2. exchangee,
  3. exchanger,
  4. exchequer,
  5. exchequer, court of,
  6. excimer,
  7. excipient,
  8. exciple,
  9. excipulum,
  10. excircle

Origin of excide

1750–60; < Latin excīdere to cut out, equivalent to ex- ex-1 + -cīdere (combining form of caedere to cut)

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British Dictionary definitions for exciding

excide

/ (ɪkˈsaɪd) /

verb

(tr) rare to cut out; excise

Word Origin for excide

C18: from Latin excīdere to cut off, from caedere to cut

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