Origin: < L resectus, pp. of resecare, to cut off < re-, re- + secare, to cut: see saw
See resect in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb re·sect·ed, re·sect·ing, re·sects
Origin: Latin resecāre, resect-, to cut back
Origin: : re-, re-
Origin: + secāre, to cut; see sek- in Indo-European roots.
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