Avulse meaning

ə-vŭls
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To separate, cut, or tear off by avulsion.
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(medicine) To tear off forcibly.
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Origin of avulse

  • Latin āvellere āvuls- to tear off ā-, ab- away ab–1 vellere to pull

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • from Latin

    From Wiktionary