One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A wound inflicted with a razor; the action or an act of slashing with a razor.
with object To slash with, or as if with, a razor.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Belford's Monthly<br>1940s; earliest use found in Eric Partridge (1894–1979), lexicographer and etymologist.
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