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English definition of “mutilate”


verb [T]     /ˈmjuːtɪleɪt/
to damage someone's body violently and severely, often by cutting off a part of it: a mutilated body/corpse Injuring and injuries
mutilation     /ˌmjuːtɪˈleɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
(Definition of mutilate verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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