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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 emas·cu·late /ɪˈmæskjəˌlet/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 emas·cu·late /ɪˈmæskjəˌlet/ 及物動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 e·mas·cu·late a. Deprived of virility or vigor; unmanned; weak. Emasculate slave.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 E·mas·cu·late v. t. [imp. & p. p. Emasculated p. pr. & vb. n. Emasculating ]
 1. To deprive of virile or procreative power; to castrate power; to castrate; to geld.
 2. To deprive of masculine vigor or spirit; to weaken; to render effeminate; to vitiate by unmanly softness.
    Luxury had not emasculated their minds.   --V. Knox.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : having unsuitable feminine qualities [syn: effeminate, epicene,
             cissy, sissified, sissyish, sissy]
      v 1: deprive of strength or vigor; "The Senate emasculated the
           law" [syn: castrate]
      2: remove the testicles of a male animal [syn: castrate, demasculinize,