incision definition

  • noun:
    • The work of incising.
    • medication A cut into a body structure or organ, especially one made during surgery.
    • drug The scar resulting from such a cut.
    • A notch, such as the edge of a leaf.
    • the illness or quality of being incisive; incisiveness.
    • A cut, particularly one made by a scalpel or comparable medical tool within the framework of surgical procedure.
    • The act of incising, or cutting into a substance.
    • Separation or option of viscid matter by medications.
    • The act of incising, or cutting into a substance
    • whatever is generated by incising; the split associated with areas of any substance created by a cutting or pointed instrument; a cut; a gash
    • Separation or answer of viscid matter by medications.
    • The act of incising or cutting into a substance; specifically, the act of cutting into flesh, as for the purpose of bloodletting.
    • A division or passage made by cutting; a cut or cutting; a gash.
    • Figuratively, trenchancy; incisiveness.
    • In botany and entomology, a slit or deep notch resembling a cut.
    • In Doric arch., same as hypotrachelium.
    • A cutting away; treatment, as by an acid or a drug.
    • the cutting of or into body tissues or body organs (especially by a surgeon included in a procedure)
    • a depression scratched or created into a surface

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