AskDefine | Define incise

Dictionary Definition

incise v : make an incision into by carving or cutting

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English

Verb

  1. To cut in or into with a sharp instrument; to carve; to engrave.

Italian

Verb

incise

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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