dismember


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dis·mem·ber

(dis-mem'bĕr),
1. To amputate an arm or leg.
2. To divide the body (corpus) into parts.

dis·mem·ber

(dis-mem'bĕr)
To amputate an arm or leg.

dismember

(dĭs-mĕm′bĕr)
To remove an extremity or a portion of it.
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He dragged the body to a nearby bathroom and, according to the signed statement, used a kitchen knife to cut off her head and dismember her body.
The wife of the accused killer and two male friends later helped dismember the body and take some of the parts home, Nesterchuk said.
Addressing "Go America Go" rally here, the Amir JI said that the blasts and terrorism posing threat to country's integrity and termed it a conspiracy to destroy the peace of the region and to dismember Pakistan.
There, she used an electric handsaw to dismember the corpse.
After dragging the body to the garage, she used an electric handsaw - prominently displayed on the prosecutor's table during her opening and closing arguments - to dismember Alba's body.