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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of operating on living animals (especially in scientific research)..

Usage examples (34)
  • Opposition to vivisection on medical grounds is growing, and is in direct proportion to awareness of the facts
  • I do not know whether you have attended the movement against vivisection, which is becoming lively.
  • 4 Among the Revolutionists were many surgeons, and in vivisection they attained marvellous proficiency.
  • Other terms for animal experimentation include 'vivisection', 'animal testing', and 'animal research'. for more
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