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Excision Definition

(noun)

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the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage


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both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause

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(noun)

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the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from existence

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(noun)

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surgical removal of a body part or tissue

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(noun)

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the act of banishing a member of a church from the communion of believers and the privileges of the church; cutting a person off from a religious society

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