leikata

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Finnish[edit]

(index le)

Etymology[edit]

Probably of Germanic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lei‧ka‧ta
  • IPA(key): [ˈleikɑt̪ɑ(ʔ)]

Verb[edit]

leikata

  1. to cut (to perform an incision on; to divide with a sharp instrument; to separate from prior association; to remove and place in memory for later use; to reduce, especially intentionally; to form or shape by cutting; to intersect or cross in such a way as to divide in half or nearly so)
  2. to incise (to cut in or into with a sharp instrument)
  3. to mow (to cut something down, especially grass or crops)
  4. to trim (to reduce slightly, especially, to remove excess)
  5. (medicine) to operate
  6. (film) to edit
  7. to fix (to render an animal infertile)
  8. to knife (to use a knife to cut)
  9. to knife (to cut through as if with a knife)
  10. (colloquial) adessive + 3rd-pers. sg: to get it
    Minulla ei leikkaa. = I don't get it.

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