To cut off.
Origin: From abscindere, present active infinitive of abscindo, from ab + scindo.
to cut off
Origin: [L. absindere; ab + scindere to rend, cut. See Schism.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ab-sind′, v.t. to cut off.—n. Abscis′sion, act of cutting off, or state of being cut off: (rhet.) a figure of speech in which the words demanded by the sense are left unsaid, the speaker stopping short suddenly. [L. abscindo; ab, off, scindo, to cut.]
The numerical value of abscind in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of abscind in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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