What does incision mean?

Definitions for incision
ɪnˈsɪʒ ənin·ci·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incision, scratch, prick, slit, dent(noun)

    a depression scratched or carved into a surface

  2. incision, section, surgical incision(noun)

    the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation)

GCIDE

  1. Incision(n.)

    The act of incising, or cutting into a substance; specifically: (Med.) the cutting action made during surgery to gain access to the body parts under the skin. Milton.

  2. Incision(n.)

    That which is produced by incising; the separation of the parts of any substance made by a cutting or pointed instrument; a cut; a gash; specifically (Med.) the cut in the skin made during surgery to gain access to the interior of the body.

  3. Origin: [L. incisio: cf. F. incision. See Incise.]

Wiktionary

  1. incision(Noun)

    A cut, especially one made by a scalpel or similar medical tool in the context of surgical operation.

  2. incision(Noun)

    Separation or solution of viscid matter by medicines.

  3. Origin: From incisio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Incision(noun)

    the act of incising, or cutting into a substance

  2. Incision(noun)

    that which is produced by incising; the separation of the parts of any substance made by a cutting or pointed instrument; a cut; a gash

  3. Incision(noun)

    separation or solution of viscid matter by medicines

  4. Origin: [L. incisio: cf. F. incision. See Incise.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of incision in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of incision in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of incision in a Sentence

  1. Redmond Burke:

    Without the model, I would have been less certain about (operating on Mia) and that would have led me naturally to make a larger incision that could possibly cause more pain and a longer recovery time.

  2. Asier Marzo:

    For me the major application, the best application, would be going smaller and levitating things inside your body and this could be drug capsules, this could be kidney stones, this could be clots or micro surgical instruments, a tiny scalpel, tiny scissors that you could control from the outside without any incision.

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