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Ex*cuss" (?), v. t. [L. excussus. p. p. of excutere to shake off; ex out, from + quatere to shake. Cf. Quash.]


To shake off; to discard.


To excuss the notation of a Geity out of their minds. Bp. Stillingfleet.


To inspect; to investigate; to decipher.


To take some pains in excusing some old monuments. F. Junius (1654).


To seize and detain by law, as goods.




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