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How to use scarification in a sentence
He frequently pretends to suck out such an object by the application of the lips alone, without any scarification whatever.The Sacred Formulas of the Cherokees|James Mooney
Scarification is quite common, and is used for a singular purpose.
Operative—scarification, either punctate or linear, and erosion with the curette.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
Figure 20 represents scarification as a form of grief-expression for the dead.
The dancers then performed for their benefit, making a great deal of fun both of the children and of the scarification ceremony.Ceremonies of the Pomo Indians|Samuel Alfred Barrett