Definitions for vivisectional

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

viv•i•sec•tionˌvɪv əˈsɛk ʃən(n.)

  1. the action of cutting into or dissecting a living body.

    Category: Surgery

  2. the practice of subjecting living animals to cutting operations, esp. in order to advance physiological and pathological knowledge.

    Category: Surgery

Origin of vivisection:

1700–10

viv`i•sec′tion•al(adj.)

Wiktionary

  1. vivisectional(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to vivisection.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vivisectional(adj)

    of or pertaining to vivisection

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