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  Definition of Castrate
  1. a man who has been castrated and is incapable of reproduction; "eunuchs guarded the harem"
  2. remove the ovaries of; "Is your cat spayed?"
  3. remove the testicles of a male animal
  4. edit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate; "bowdlerize a novel"
  5. deprive of strength or vigor; "The Senate emasculated the law"
Similar Words: eunuch, alter, neuter, spay, emasculate, demasculinize, demasculinise, bowdlerize, bowdlerise, expurgate, shorten

 

Hyponyms: defeminize, defeminise, caponize, caponise, geld, cut

 

Derivational Morphology: emasculate, demasculinize, demasculinise, castration, neutering, fixing, altering, neuter, spaying, emasculation, eunuch, expurgation, bowdlerization, bowdlerisation, Bowdler, Thomas Bowdler

 

Anagrams: cerastes, car seat, tear sac

 

 
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