eviscerate-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: Physically remove the (part of) the entrails of something or someone.

Eviscerate the stomach.
We eviscerated the chicken.
Executioners would eviscerate the condemned before burning.

VerbNet: debone-10.8
FrameNet: Emptying
PropBank: eviscerate.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3

Sense Number 2: Take away a vital or essential part of something.

The compromise among the parties eviscerated the bill.
This pact would serve to eviscerate any future legislation.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4