Definitions for vivisectˈvɪv əˌsɛkt, ˌvɪv əˈsɛkt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

viv•i•sectˈvɪv əˌsɛkt, ˌvɪv əˈsɛkt(v.t.; v.i.)-sect•ed, -sect•ing.

  1. to subject to or practice vivisection.

    Category: Surgery

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vivisect(verb)

    cut (a body) open while still alive

    "people no longer vivisect animals--it's considered unethical"


  1. vivisect(Verb)

    To perform vivisection upon; to dissect alive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vivisect(verb)

    to perform vivisection upon; to dissect alive


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