avascularization a·vas·cu·lar·i·za·tion (ā-vās’kyə-lər-ĭ-zā’shən)
The exclusion of blood from a part or a tissue.
A loss of blood vessels, as in the tissue that forms in scarring.
(used as a command to stop or cease): Avast heaving! Historical Examples avast a bit, cried Bill—I must first fill up a hole in my stomach, big enough to hold a hogshead. Wilson’s Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Volume 19 Various avast there, what did you do with the rest of that there […]
Hindu Mythology. the descent of a deity to the earth in an incarnate form or some manifest shape; the incarnation of a god. an embodiment or personification, as of a principle, attitude, or view of life. Digital Technology. a graphical image that represents a person, as on the Internet. Also called avatar mouse, mouse avatar. […]
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away; hence. Historical Examples He went to see her, taking with him a priest, who began to exorcise her, bidding her avaunt if she were of the Evil One. Heroines That Every Child Should Know Various “avaunt, you worst of sinners, I must save my soul,” he cried. Snarley-yow Frederick Marryat But if thou art […]