Definition of Dissections

1. Noun. (plural of dissection) ¹



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Definition of Dissections

1. dissection [n] - See also: dissection

Lexicographical Neighbors of Dissections

disseated
disseating
disseats
dissect
dissectability
dissectable
dissected
dissectible
dissecting
dissecting aneurysm
dissecting cellulitis
dissection
dissection tubercle
dissections
dissector
dissectors
dissects
dissed
disseise
disseised
disseisee
disseisees
disseises
disseisin
disseising
disseisins
disseisor
disseisors

Literary usage of Dissections

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. History of Civilization in England by Henry Thomas Buckle (1864)
"exclusive of dissections of different individuals, ... too, of dissections of a large number of plant«.213 The results were carefully arranged and stored up ..."

2. How to Work with the Microscope by Lionel Smith Beale (1880)
"Of Making Minute Dissections under Water.—Minute dissections are usually carried on under the surface of fluid with the aid of small scissors, needles, ..."

3. The Surgical Clinics of North America by Stanley P. L. Leong (1922)
"When one considers the subject with all the facts in mind it is difficult to justify the knife and gauze sponge dissections so commonly practised, ..."

4. A Laboratory manual and text-book of embryology by Charles William Prentiss (1922)
"Lateral dissections of embryos 18 mm. and 35 mm. long show infinitely better ... With a few trials, such dissections are made in a short time ; they are ..."

5. Quain's Elements of Anatomy by Jones Quain, William Sharpey, John Cleland, Allen Thomson (1867)
"Dissections. THE object of the following Directions is to serve as a short and simple guide for the display of the structure of the body by students in ..."

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