sever in a sentence

Example sentences for sever

When sedatives injected into the dinosaur kick in, the razor jaws close down on the tongue and sever it in a spurt of dark blood.
Walking upright is certainly unusual, but it doesn't sever us from the animal kingdom.
Also, a medic using the device could drive shrapnel across a healthy artery and accidentally sever it, he says.
By measuring how far they had to drag the tip to sever the wire, they were able to estimate the wire's breadth.

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