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 for lacerated
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Lacerate \Lac"er*ate\, Lacerated \Lac"er*a`ted\, p. a. [L.
     laceratus, p. p.]
     1. Rent; torn; mangled; as, a lacerated wound.
        [1913 Webster]
              By each other's fury lacerate         --Southey.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. (Bot. & Zool.) Jagged, or slashed irregularly, at the end,
        or along the edge.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  lacerated \lacerated\ adj.
     torn roughly; -- of skin.
     Syn: mangled, torn.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Lacerate \Lac"er*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Lacerated; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Lacerating.] [L. laceratus, p. p. of lacerare to
     lacerate, fr. lacer mangled, lacerated; cf. Gr. ? a rent,
     rending, ? to tear; perh. akin to E. slay.]
     To tear; to rend; to separate by tearing; to mangle; as, to
     lacerate the flesh. Hence: To afflict; to torture; as, to
     lacerate the heart.
     [1913 Webster] Lacerate

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: irregularly slashed and jagged as if torn; "lacerate
             leaves" [syn: lacerate, lacerated]
      2: having edges that are jagged from injury [syn: lacerate,
         lacerated, mangled, torn]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  100 Moby Thesaurus words for "lacerated":
     afflicted, aggravated, agonized, battlemented, broken, burned,
     burst, busted, checked, chipped, chopped, clawed, cleft, cloven,
     convulsed, cracked, crazed, crenate, crenated, crenellated,
     crenulate, crucified, cut, damaged, dentate, dentated,
     deteriorated, distressed, embittered, embrasured, erose,
     exacerbated, gashed, harmed, harrowed, hurt, hurting, impaired,
     imperfect, in bits, in distress, in pain, in pieces, in shards,
     in shreds, incised, indented, jagged, jaggy, lacerate, lancinated,
     mangled, martyred, martyrized, mutilated, nicked, notched,
     on the rack, pained, quartered, racked, ragged, rent, ripped,
     riven, ruptured, savaged, saw-toothed, sawlike, scalded, scalloped,
     scorched, scored, serrate, serrated, serrulated, severed,
     shattered, shredded, slashed, slit, smashed, splintered, split,
     sprung, suffering, tattered, the worse for, toothed, tormented,
     torn, tortured, twisted, under the harrow, weakened, worse,
     worse off, worsened, wounded, wrung

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