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incised

[in-sahyzd] /ɪnˈsaɪzd/
adjective
1.
cut into:
the incised material.
2.
made by cutting:
an incised pattern.
3.
Medicine/Medical. made or cut cleanly, as if surgically; not ragged:
an incised wound.
4.
(of a leaf) sharply, deeply, and somewhat irregularly notched.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; incise + -ed2
Related forms
unincised, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for un incised

incised

/ɪnˈsaɪzd/
adjective
1.
cut into or engraved: an incised surface
2.
made by cutting or engraving: an incised design
3.
(of a wound) cleanly cut, as with a surgical knife
4.
having margins that are sharply and deeply indented: an incised leaf
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