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Meaning of CAUTERISE

Pronunciation:  'kotu`rIz

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [v]  make insensitive or callous; deaden feelings or morals
  2. [v]  burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent; "The surgeon cauterized the wart"
 

CAUTERISE is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: burn, callous, cauterize
 
 See Also: care for, harden, indurate, inure, scorch, sear, treat

 

 

 

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