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to exploit (another) by charging too much for something

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an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)

a small cut

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cut slightly, with a razor

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cut a nick into

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divide or reset the tail muscles of

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mate successfully

References in classic literature ?
I must call you Nick--we always did call you young Nick when we knew you meant to marry the old widow.
That's what I want: I'm not so strong as I was, Nick, though I've got more color than you.
However, if I hear of her and her family, you shall know, Nick.
And here is where Nick Chopper destroyed the Wicked Witch's Grey Wolves.
I don't believe Old Nick can be so very, ugly" said Aunt Jamesina reflectively.
His name is Nick Chopper, and he has a lovely heart given him by the wonderful Wizard.
After that the people were free, you know, and they made Nick Chopper--that's the Tin Woodman--their Emp'ror.
Ashputtel and Nick did their best to cheer her, but they too, seemed to pine for country freedom and home atmosphere.
Puttel purred, Nick chirped approvingly, and Polly ate her dinner with a better appetite than she had expected.
     Said Nick -- "I'll cook their food in't.
Let Dorothy transform the King into a goose-egg unless he agrees to go into the palace and bring out to us the ornament which is our friend Nick Chopper, the Tin Woodman.
My dear boy, my dear Nick, I give you joy--health, happiness, every blessing
He begged Powell to understand that if Captain Anthony chose to strike a bargain with Old Nick to- morrow, and Old Nick were good to the captain, he (Franklin) would find it in his heart to love Old Nick for the captain's sake.
The famous little Becky Puppet has been pronounced to be uncommonly flexible in the joints, and lively on the wire; the Amelia Doll, though it has had a smaller circle of admirers, has yet been carved and dressed with the greatest care by the artist; the Dobbin Figure, though apparently clumsy, yet dances in a very amusing and natural manner; the Little Boys' Dance has been liked by some; and please to remark the richly dressed figure of the Wicked Nobleman, on which no expense has been spared, and which Old Nick will fetch away at the end of this singular performance.
Nick - an Afghanistan and Iraq veteran - was working for a US firm protecting ships in pirate-infested seas when Indian authorities seized their vessel.