Definitions for absciseæbˈsaɪz

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  1. abscise(verb)

    shed flowers and leaves and fruit following formation of a scar tissue

  2. abscise(verb)

    remove or separate by abscission

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  1. abscise(Verb)

    To cut off.

  2. abscise(Verb)

    To separate by means of abscission; to shed or drop.

  3. Origin: From abscisus, perfect passive participle of abscido; formed from abs- + caedo.

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