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gash

noun [C] uk   /ɡæʃ/ us  
a long, deep cut, especially in the skin

gash

verb [T] uk   /ɡæʃ/ us  
to make a long, deep cut in something, especially the skin on a part of the body: She slipped on a rock and gashed her knee.
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