exsection


exsection
n. cutting out, removal by cutting

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • exsection — index evulsion Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • exsection — (ˈ)ek|sekshən noun Etymology: Latin exsection , exsectio, from exsectus + ion , io ion : excision …   Useful english dictionary

  • exsection — Rarely used term for excision. * * * ex·sec·tion (ek sekґshən) excision …   Medical dictionary

  • exsection — ex·sec·tion …   English syllables

  • phrenicectomy — Exsection of a portion of the phrenic nerve, to prevent reunion such as may follow phrenicotomy. SYN: phrenectomy, phrenicoexeresis, phreniconeurectomy. [phreni + G. ektome, excision] * * * phren·i·cec·to·my .fren ə sek tə mē …   Medical dictionary

  • Exection — Ex*ec tion, n. [Obs.] See {Exsection}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exsect — exsectile /ek sek tl, tuyl, til/, adj. exsection, n. /ek sekt /, v.t. to cut out. [1635 45; < L exsectus cut out, cut away, ptp. of ex(s)ecare, equiv. to ex EX 1 + secare to cut; see SECT] * * * …   Universalium

  • evulsion — I noun avulsion, deracination, disengagement, displacement, drawing out, ejection, elicitation, elimination, eradication, excavation, exsection, extirpation, extraction, extrication, plucking out, pull, pulling out, removal, ripping out,… …   Law dictionary

  • disentanglement — Synonyms and related words: accomplishment, answer, ascertainment, avulsion, breaking out, clearing, clearing up, cracking, cutting out, decipherment, decoding, determination, disburdening, disembarrassment, disembroilment, disencumbrance,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • drawing — Synonyms and related words: adductive, alluring, alphabet, appealing, art, aspiration, attracting, attraction, attractive, attrahent, avulsion, bewitching, bingo, black and white, bleeding, bloodletting, blueprint, broaching, brouillon,… …   Moby Thesaurus


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