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(Definition of lacerate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lacerateverb [T]

 us   /ˈlæs·əˌreɪt/
to ​cut or ​tear something, esp. ​flesh: His ​face and ​hands were lacerated by the ​flyingglass.
noun [C/U]  us   /ˌlæs·əˈreɪ·ʃən/
[C] Justina was ​treated for a ​scalp laceration.
(Definition of lacerate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lacerate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 划伤,割伤,撕裂(尤指肉)…
in Turkish derince kesmek, yarmak, yaralamak…
in Russian ранить, рвать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 劃傷,割傷,撕裂(尤指肉)…
in Polish poranić, pokaleczyć…
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