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1. Cut into a surface; engraved.
2. Made with or as if with a sharp instrument.
3. Deeply and sharply cut: the incised margin of a leaf.


1. cut into or engraved: an incised surface.
2. made by cutting or engraving: an incised design.
3. (Pathology) (of a wound) cleanly cut, as with a surgical knife
4. (Botany) having margins that are sharply and deeply indented: an incised leaf.



1. made by cutting; engraved: an incised pattern.
2. made or cut cleanly: an incised wound.
3. (of a leaf) sharply and irregularly notched.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.incised - sharply and deeply indented
compound - composed of more than one part; "compound leaves are composed of several lobes; "compound flower heads"
2.incised - cut into with a sharp instrument
cut - separated into parts or laid open or penetrated with a sharp edge or instrument; "the cut surface was mottled"; "cut tobacco"; "blood from his cut forehead"; "bandages on her cut wrists"
3.incised - cut or impressed into a surface; "an incised design"; "engraved invitations"
carved, carven - made for or formed by carving (`carven' is archaic or literary); "the carved fretwork"; "an intricately carved door"; "stood as if carven from stone"


a. cortado-a, inciso-a.
References in classic literature ?
Is in not possible," I suggested, "that the incised would upon Straker may have been caused by his own knife in the convulsive struggles which follow any brain injury?
Despite having had no art training, she incised designs on pottery prior to painting it and her painted initials are said to be commonly found.
This will stabilize the existing incised river channel and unstable bank areas, improve hydraulic function, and reduce localized flood levels currently impacting adjacent development in the City and unincorporated areas.
However, while it is easy to see the castle from the village, across the cricket field and the main road to the east of the castle, the amazing view of the castle from the river has gone and the view of the river from just below the castle keep has also gone - the two seats placed for the river view, again a prime example of an incised meander, face tree tops just feet away.
TYCO" incised on one side and the year of manufacture on the opposite side of wrench boss
3] One of the most frequently used procedures, the tubularized incised plate urethroplasty (TIPU), was popularized by Snodgrass in the 90s.
The Nyalau Formation is interpreted as a mixed wave- and tide-influenced coastal depositional system, with an offshore wave-dominated barrier shoreface being incised by laterally migrating tidal channels and offshore migrating tidal bars.
These penetration levels were (1) single incised with 80 percent [greater than or equal to] 5 mm and (2) unincised.
Objective: To compare the efficacy of tubularized incised plate urethroplasty (TIPU) technique on cases with primer and recurrent hypospadias.
Of these, 51 were decorated with filigree, 18 with cloisonne and 13 bear incised decoration.
It has beautiful well-defined features with recessed eyes and incised whiskers.
The Aramaic texts were incised in the surfaces of clay tablets with styluses or inked on the tablets with brushes or pens.