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sever
used in The Lightning Thief

3 uses
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Definition
to split something into two unconnected parts — usually by cutting

or:

to break up a relationship; or separate from something
  • One long table was stacked with glass jars filled with pickled things-severed hairy claws, huge yellow eyes, various other parts of monsters.
    Chapter 9 (59% in)
  • "Once you sever it, it becomes a spoil of war," she said.
    Chapter 11 (85% in)
  • The boar's severed right tusk fell at my feet, while the disoriented animal charged into the sea.
    Chapter 20 (38% in)

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