Incision meaning

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The act or result of incising; cut; gash.
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The definition of an incision is a cut, or the act of cutting.

An example of an incision is the cut made in the abdomen during a c-section birth.

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The act of incising.
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A notch, as in the edge of a leaf.
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The condition or quality of being incisive; incisiveness.
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A deep notch, as in the edge of a leaf.
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A cut made into tissue or an organ.
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A cut into a body tissue or organ, especially one made during surgery.
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The scar resulting from such a cut.
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A cut, especially one made by a scalpel or similar medical tool in the context of surgical operation.
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The act of incising, or cutting into a substance.

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Origin of incision

  • From Old French incision, from Late Latin incisio.

    From Wiktionary