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 for incised
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Incise \In*cise"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Incised; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Incising.] [L. incisus, p. p. of incidere to incise: cf.
     F. inciser. See Incide.]
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     1. To cut in or into with a sharp instrument; to carve; to
        engrave.
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              I on thy grave this epitaph incise.   --T. Carew.
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     2. To cut, gash, or wound with a sharp instrument; to cut
        off.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Incised \In*cised"\, a.
     1. Cut in; carved; engraved.
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     2. (Bot.) Having deep and sharp notches, as a leaf or a
        petal.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  incised
      adj 1: sharply and deeply indented
      2: cut into with a sharp instrument
      3: cut or impressed into a surface; "an incised design";
         "engraved invitations" [syn: engraved, etched, graven,
         incised, inscribed]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  73 Moby Thesaurus words for "incised":
     battlemented, canaliculate, canaliculated, carved, chamfered,
     channeled, chopped, corduroy, corduroyed, corrugate, corrugated,
     costate, creased, crenate, crenated, crenellated, crenulate,
     crimped, cut, dadoed, dentate, dentated, embrasured, enchased,
     engraved, erose, fluted, furrowed, gashed, glyphic, goffered,
     gouged, graved, graven, grooved, impressed, imprinted, indented,
     inscribed, insculptured, jagged, jaggy, lacerate, lacerated, lined,
     marked, nicked, notched, pleated, printed, rabbeted, ribbed,
     rifled, rutted, rutty, saw-toothed, sawlike, scalloped, scored,
     scratched, sculptured, serrate, serrated, serrulated, slit,
     stamped, striated, sulcate, sulcated, tooled, toothed, troughed,
     wrinkled
  
  

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