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laceration
used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

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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
  • He said he told her if the laceration wasn't too deep he would be grateful if she treated it.
    p. 248.9

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