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English Dictionary: disembowel by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. remove the entrails of; "draw a chicken" [syn: disembowel, eviscerate, draw]
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Disembowel \Dis`em*bow"el\ (d[icr]s`[ecr]m*bou"[ecr]l), v. t.
      [See {Embowel}.]
      1. To take or let out the bowels or interior parts of; to
                     Soon after their death, they are disemboweled.
                     Roaring floods and cataracts that sweep From
                     disemboweled earth the virgin gold.   --Thomson.
      2. To take or draw from the body, as the web of a spider.
            [R.] [bd]Her disemboweled web.[b8] --J. Philips.
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