incruental

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin incruentus

Pronunciation[edit]

in-kroo-en'tal

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Adjective[edit]

incruental (comparative more incruental, superlative most incruental)

  1. (obsolete) Bloodless; characterized by no blood loss or very little bleeding.
    The herbal treatment served as an incruental alternative to surgery.
  2. (obsolete) Characterized by very little or no bloodshed.
    The battle was surprisingly incruental.
  3. (obsolete) Characteristic of a small, living sacrifice.
    How incruental an act for him, to simply drop a quarter in the poor woman's cup each morning.

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