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(Science: anatomy) Lacerating or tearing; as, the laniary canine teeth.

Origin: L. Laniarius, fr. Lanius butcher, laniare to tear in pieces: cf. F. Laniaire.

1. The shambles; a place of slaughter.

2. (Science: anatomy) a laniary, or canine, tooth.

Origin: L. Laniary.