lancinating


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lan·ci·nat·ing

 (lăn′sə-nā′tĭng)
adj.
Characterized by a sensation of cutting, piercing, or stabbing.

[From lancinate, to stab, from Latin lancināre, lancināt-, to lacerate.]
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Adj.1.lancinating - painful as if caused by a sharp instrument; "a cutting wind"; "keen winds"; "knifelike cold"; "piercing knifelike pains"; "piercing cold"; "piercing criticism"; "a stabbing pain"; "lancinating pain"
sharp - keenly and painfully felt; as if caused by a sharp edge or point; "a sharp pain"; "sharp winds"

lancinating

adjective
Marked by severity or intensity:
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lan·ci·nat·ing

a. lancinante, rel. a un dolor agudo con sensación de pinchazos.
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