Obtruncate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Obtruncate To deprive of a limb; to lop.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • obtruncate To cut or lop off; deprive of a limb; lop.
    • obtruncate Lopped or cut off short; truncated.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Obtruncate ob-trung′kāt to cut or lop off.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. obtruncatus, p. p. of obtruncare,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. obtruncāre, -ātumob, before, truncāre, cut off.