, v. i. 1. To lose vitality and organic structure, as flesh of a living body; to gangrene.
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2. To practice penance from religious motives; to deaden desires by religious discipline.
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This makes him . . . give alms of all that he hath, watch, fast, and mortify.
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3. To be subdued; to decay, as appetites, desires, etc.
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