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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: excision(0.00822 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to excision.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens
a written passage; “an editor's deletions frequently
upset young authors”; “both parties agreed on the
excision of the proposed clause” [syn: deletion, cut]
2: surgical removal of a body part or tissue [syn: ablation,
extirpation, cutting out]
3: the act of banishing a member of the Church from the
communion of believers and the privileges of the Church;
cutting a person off from a religious society [syn: excommunication]
4: the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from
existence [syn: extirpation, deracination]
English → English (gcide)
Excision \Ex*ci"sion\, n. [L. excisio: cf. F. excision. See
1. The act of excising or cutting out or off; extirpation;
Such conquerors are the instruments of vengeance on
those nations that have . . . grown ripe for
2. (Eccl.) The act of cutting off from the church;
3. (Surg.) The removal, especially of small parts, with a
cutting instrument. --Dunglison.