Wow I didn't know that this could also mean - make more aesthetically pleasing.disfigure
To make easier to clean.make imperfect by excising or altering parts
So would you also call fixing a child's hairlip mutilation?
I see no injury or maltreatment.injure by maltreatment
Decisions made before the child had the requisite mental capacity to take ownership of anything, have actively deprived the child of nothing.Ownership over one's body
If this topic was a person, I'd go to war with it with bottles and chains.