De*col"late (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Decollated; p. pr. & vb. n. Decollating.] [L. decollatus, p. p. of decollare to behead; de- + collum neck.]

To sever from the neck; to behead; to decapitate.

The decollated head of St. John the Baptist. Burke.


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