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verb [transitive] mutilate pronunciation in British English /ˈmjuːtɪleɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theymutilate
he/she/itmutilates
present participlemutilating
past tensemutilated
past participlemutilated
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  1. to damage someones body permanently by cutting it or removing part of it
    Many of the bodies had been badly burned or mutilated.

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mutilation

 mutilate pronunciation in British English /ˌmjuːtɪˈleɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
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pluralmutilations

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