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Castrate   /kˈæstrˌeɪt/   Listen

A man who has been castrated and is incapable of reproduction.  Synonym: eunuch.

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"Castrate" Quotes from Famous Books

... produce death, or at the best will cause the hog to become stunted, whereas, if the operation is performed properly, the hog will thrive, regardless of the shock from the operation. I may add that it is much better to castrate pigs or hogs when their stomach and intestines are empty, and it is always good practice to feed laxative and easily digested ...
— The Veterinarian • Chas. J. Korinek

... influences of biologically aborted reformers as well as the wastefulness of seducers," Dr. Edward A. Kempf recently declared. "Man arose from the ape and inherited his passions, which he can only refine but dare not attempt to castrate unless he would destroy the fountains of energy that maintain civilization and make life worth living and the world worth beautifying.... We do not have a problem that is to be solved by making repressive laws and executing them. Nothing will be more disastrous. ...
— The Pivot of Civilization • Margaret Sanger

Words linked to "Castrate" :   defeminize, cut, geld, desexualise, desexualize, fix, defeminise, desex, castration, caponise, emasculate, weaken, foreshorten, man, abbreviate, caponize, adult male, contract, sterilize, reduce, unsex, sterilise, neutering, abridge, shorten

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