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  1. abacinate(Verb)

    To blind by holding a red-hot metal rod or plate before the eyes

  2. Origin: From abacinatus, perfect passive participle of abacino; possibly formed from ab + bacinum or bacinus. Probably cognate with modern Italian abbacinare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abacinate(verb)

    to blind by a red-hot metal plate held before the eyes

  2. Origin: [LL. abacinatus, p. p. of abacinare; ab off + bacinus a basin.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abacinate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abacinate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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