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Cauterize

Cau´ter`ize
v. t.1.To burn or sear with a cautery or caustic.
[imp. & p. p. Cauterized ; p. pr. & vb. n. Cauterizing.]
2.To sear, as the conscience.
Verb1.cauterize - burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent; "The surgeon cauterized the wart"
Synonyms: cauterise, burn
2.cauterize - make insensitive or callous; deaden feelings or morals
Synonyms: callous, cauterise
blaze, blister, brand, burn, burn in, burn off, cast, char, coal, crack, cupel, flame, found, oxidate, oxidize, parch, pyrolyze, scorch, sear, singe, solder, swinge, torrefy, vesicate, vulcanize, weld
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Causticness
Cautel
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Cauter
Cauterant
cauterisation
cauterise
Cauterism
Cauterization
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Cautery
Cautio pro expensis
Caution
Caution money
Cautionary
Cautionary block
Cautioner
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Cautious
cautious statement
Cautiously
Cautiousness
CAV
Cavalcade
Cavalero
Cavalier
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