Origin of cesarean (section)from the ancient story (by associated, association of the name Caesar with Classical Latin caedere, to cut: see Caesar) that Caesar or an ancestor had been born in this manner
cesarean (section)cesarean section
also caesarean section
Origin of cesarean sectionFrom the traditional belief thatJulius Caesar (or his eponymous ancestor) was born by this operation
also caesarean section (sĭ-zârˌ◌ē-ən)
(plural cesarean sections)
- (US, medicine) Alternative spelling of Caesarean section.