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ex·en·ter·ate

 (ĭg-zĕn′tə-rāt′)
tr.v. ex·en·ter·at·ed, ex·en·ter·at·ing, ex·en·ter·ates
1. To disembowel; eviscerate.
2. Medicine To remove the contents of (an organ).

[Latin exenterāre, exenterāt-, to disembowel : ex-, ex- + Greek enteron, entrails; see en in Indo-European roots.]

ex·en′ter·a′tion n.

exenterate

vb (tr)
1. (Surgery) surgery to remove (internal organs, an eyeball, etc); eviscerate
2. a rare word for disembowel
adj
rare having been disembowelled
[C17: from Latin exenterāre, from ex-1 + Greek enteron intestine]
exˌenterˈation n

e•vis•cer•ate

(v. ɪˈvɪs əˌreɪt; adj. -ər ɪt, -əˌreɪt)

v. -at•ed, -at•ing,
adj. v.t.
1. to remove the entrails from.
2. to deprive of vital or essential parts: The censors eviscerated the book.
3. to remove the contents of (a body organ) by surgery.
adj.
4. having had the entrails removed.
[1600–10; < Latin ēviscerātus. See viscera.]
e•vis`cer•a′tion, n.
e•vis′cer•a`tor, n.

exenterate


Past participle: exenterated
Gerund: exenterating

Imperative
exenterate
exenterate
Present
I exenterate
you exenterate
he/she/it exenterates
we exenterate
you exenterate
they exenterate
Preterite
I exenterated
you exenterated
he/she/it exenterated
we exenterated
you exenterated
they exenterated
Present Continuous
I am exenterating
you are exenterating
he/she/it is exenterating
we are exenterating
you are exenterating
they are exenterating
Present Perfect
I have exenterated
you have exenterated
he/she/it has exenterated
we have exenterated
you have exenterated
they have exenterated
Past Continuous
I was exenterating
you were exenterating
he/she/it was exenterating
we were exenterating
you were exenterating
they were exenterating
Past Perfect
I had exenterated
you had exenterated
he/she/it had exenterated
we had exenterated
you had exenterated
they had exenterated
Future
I will exenterate
you will exenterate
he/she/it will exenterate
we will exenterate
you will exenterate
they will exenterate
Future Perfect
I will have exenterated
you will have exenterated
he/she/it will have exenterated
we will have exenterated
you will have exenterated
they will have exenterated
Future Continuous
I will be exenterating
you will be exenterating
he/she/it will be exenterating
we will be exenterating
you will be exenterating
they will be exenterating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been exenterating
you have been exenterating
he/she/it has been exenterating
we have been exenterating
you have been exenterating
they have been exenterating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been exenterating
you will have been exenterating
he/she/it will have been exenterating
we will have been exenterating
you will have been exenterating
they will have been exenterating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been exenterating
you had been exenterating
he/she/it had been exenterating
we had been exenterating
you had been exenterating
they had been exenterating
Conditional
I would exenterate
you would exenterate
he/she/it would exenterate
we would exenterate
you would exenterate
they would exenterate
Past Conditional
I would have exenterated
you would have exenterated
he/she/it would have exenterated
we would have exenterated
you would have exenterated
they would have exenterated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.exenterate - remove the contents of (an organ)
surgery - the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures; "he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School"
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
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