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  1. Pruned

    of Prune

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  1. pruned

    If you prune something, you cut out all the parts that you do not need.to reduce the number or amount of something:To decrease, as in length or amount, by or as if by severing or excising:chop, clip, crop, cut, cut back, cut down,lower, slash, truncate.cut,shape, shorten,reduce, pare, pare down, make reductions in;cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of;dress;weed out unwanted or unnecessary things:rationalize, rationalise,do away with, eliminate,get rid of, extinguish - terminate, end, or take out;to cut or lop off (twigs, branches, or roots).to cut or lop superfluous or undesired twigs, branches, or roots from;to rid or clear of (anything superfluous or undesirable).to remove (anything considered superfluous or undesirable).to get rid of something that you do not need or want, especially in order to reduce the size or cost of something.to cut away what is unwanted or superfluous;bob, dock, lop (off), nip,poll, shave, shear, snip, trim.

    " Neuroscientists’ concerns about using cannabis during pregnancy stem from the fact that, in developing brains, the endocannabinoid system directs cell growth, the differentiation of neurons and the way in which neurons grow, form junctions with each other and are pruned."

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pruned in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pruned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of pruned in a Sentence

  1. Andrew Sietsema:

    I guess it was just cold enough that the ice covering the apple hadnt melted yet, but it was warm enough that the apple inside turned to complete mush (apples have a lower freezing point than water), and when I pruned a tree it would be shaken in the process, and the mush would slip out of the bottom of the ghost apple.

  2. Bryant McGill:

    The trees which are pruned, watered and nurtured by caring hands bear the greatest fruits; it is the same with people.

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