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avulse


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Avulse  \A*vulse"\,  v.  t.  [L.  avulsus  p.  p.  of  avellere  to  tear 
  off  a  ab  +  vellere  to  pluck.] 
  To  pluck  or  pull  off  --Shenstone. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  avulse 
  v  :  separate  by  avulsion 




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