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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To cut up the body of a dead animal or person in order to study it. To cut into pieces.

Usage examples (40)
  • The next task was to dissect an earthworm.
  • dissect the bodies for analysis
  • All we get to dissect is a baby pig.
  • And here to help us kind of dissect this in really a long history of scaring you to the polls and making you vote for a certain candidate. for more
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