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  Definition of Incision
  1. the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation)
  2. a depression scratched or carved into a surface
Similar Words: section, surgical incision, scratch, prick, slit, dent

 

Hyponyms: gastromy, keratotomy, perineotomy, laparotomy, orchotomy, sclerotomy, nephrotomy, valvotomy, valvulotomy, venesection, phlebotomy, vasotomy, vasosection, score, scotch

 

Part Meronyms: operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process

 

Derivational Morphology: incise, indent, dent, slit, slice, prickle, prick, scratch, scrape, scratch up

 

Anagrams: scission

 

 
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