9] trepan: to cut out a circular section of the skull with a surgical instrument named a trepine.
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Original text: Phyllis Gotlieb, The Works: Collected Poems (Toronto: Calliope Press, 1978): 13.
First publication date: 1964
Publication date note: Within the Zodiac. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1964.
RPO poem editor: Ian Lancashire
RP edition: 2002
Recent editing: 1:2002/11/3
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