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dissected


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dissected  \Dis*sect"ed\,  a. 
  1.  Cut  into  several  parts  divided  into  sections;  as  a 
  dissected  map. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  Cut  deeply  into  many  lobes  or  divisions;  as  a 
  dissected  leaf. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dissect  \Dis*sect"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Dissected};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Dissecting}.]  [L.  dissectus  p.  p.  of  dissecare  dis- 
  +  secare  to  cut.  See  {Section}.] 
  1.  (Anat.)  To  divide  into  separate  parts  to  cut  in  pieces; 
  to  separate  and  expose  the  parts  of  as  an  animal  or  a 
  plant,  for  examination  and  to  show  their  structure  and 
  relations;  to  anatomize. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dissected 
  adj  :  having  one  or  more  incisions  reaching  nearly  to  the  midrib 
  [syn:  {cleft}] 




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