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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. cauterize: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. cauterize: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. cauterize: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. cauterize: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. cauterize: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. cauterize: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. cauterize: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. cauterize: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. cauterize: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. cauterize: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. cauterize: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. cauterize: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. cauterize: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. cauterize: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. cauterize: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. Cauterize (album), Cauterize (band), Cauterize: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Cauterize: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. cauterize: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. cauterize: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Cauterize: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. cauterize: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. cauterize: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. cauterize: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. cauterize: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. cauterize: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. cauterize: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cauterize: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cauterize: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. cauterize: Dictionary of Cancer Terms [home, info]
  2. cauterize: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Cauterize: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (cauterize)

verb:  burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent ("The surgeon cauterized the wart")
verb:  make insensitive or callous; deaden feelings or morals

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