\da͡ɪsˈɛkʃən], \daɪsˈɛkʃən], \d_aɪ_s_ˈɛ_k_ʃ_ə_n]\
Definitions of DISSECTION
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Dissectio, from dissecare, (dis, and secuare, sectum, 'to cut,') to cut open;' Diacope, Sectio Anatomica, Practical Anatomy, Necrotomy. An operation, by which the different parts of the dead body are exposed, for the purpose of studying their arrangement and structure. Dissection has received various names, according to the organ concerned;- as Osteotomy, Syndesmotomy, Myotomy, Angiotomy, Neurotomy, Desmotomy, &c.
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n. Act of dissecting; anatomy;â€”act of separating into constituent parts for the purpose of critical examination.
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