- Scission is defined as the act of cutting or splitting.
An example of a scission is the process of slicing up a pizza.
Scission is the act of cutting this pizza.
the act of cutting, dividing, or splitting, or the state of being cut, divided, or split; separation; fission
Origin of scissionFrench ; from Late Latin scissio ; from Classical Latin scissus, past participle of scindere, to cut ; from Indo-European base an unverified form skei- from source science
The act of cutting or severing; division or fission.
Origin of scissionMiddle English, from Old French, from Late Latin scissiō, scissiōn-, from Latin scissus, past participle of scindere, to cut, split; see skei- in Indo-European roots.