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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Surgical removal of part of a structure or organ.

Usage examples (37)
  • The operation is known as resection of the plantar aponeurosis, or the complete operation for gathered nail.
  • The second thing is that half, about half of our business comes from resection, which is a pretty slow growth marketplace.
  • The liver unit team at Wockhardt Hospitals performed the life-saving liver 'resection' on eighteen-month-old Sumana hailing from Orissa.
  • Once again I underwent surgery, a liver resection. for more
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