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cauterize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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cauterizecau‧ter‧ize (also cauterise British English) /ˈkɔːtəraɪz $ ˈkɒː-/ verb [transitive]  MH medical to treat a wound or a growth on your body by burning it with hot metal, a laser, or a chemical
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cauterizeElectrodiathermy to cauterize the cervix requires a general anaesthetic and is falling into disuse.If you're working class, you cauterize the working class in you.But do they really cauterize the wounds of historical separation and loss?Maybe he should have cauterized those aspects of himself long since.He tried to scream the name but his throat felt as if it had been cauterized with a hot iron.
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cauterize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycauterize
he, she, itcauterizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theycauterized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave cauterized
he, she, ithas cauterized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad cauterized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill cauterize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have cauterized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam cauterizing
he, she, itis cauterizing
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you, we, theyare cauterizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas cauterizing
you, we, theywere cauterizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been cauterizing
he, she, ithas been cauterizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been cauterizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be cauterizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been cauterizing
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