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laceration
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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Definition a cut — especially of the skin — and often implying that the cut was not clean, but instead left jagged edges
  • And he kept drifting about to find Becky and lacerate her with the performance.
    Chapter 18 (72% in)

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