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maim

verb [I or T] uk   /meɪm/ us  
to injure a person so severely that a part of their body will no longer work as it should: Many children have been maimed for life by these bombs.
Translations of “maim”
in Spanish mutilar, lisiar…
in French estropié…
in German verstümmeln…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)殘廢…
in Russian калечить…
in Turkish sakatlamak, sakat bırakmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)成残废…
in Polish okaleczyć…
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