Etymology
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cannibalise (v.)

chiefly British English spelling of cannibalize (q.v.); for suffix, see -ize. Related: Cannibalised; cannibalising; cannibalisation.

updated on October 09, 2017

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Definitions of cannibalise from WordNet

cannibalise (v.)
eat human flesh;
Synonyms: cannibalize
cannibalise (v.)
use parts of something to repair something else;
Synonyms: cannibalize
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