Dictionary.com

Cesarean

[ si-zair-ee-uhn ]
/ sɪˈzɛər i ən /
Save This Word!

noun (sometimes lowercase)
Also called Cesarean section, Informal, C-section . an operation by which a fetus is taken from the uterus by cutting through the walls of the abdomen and uterus.
adjective
of or relating to a Cesarean.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.
Also Cae·sar·e·an, Caesarian, Cesarian (for defs. 1, 2) .

OTHER WORDS FROM Cesarean

post-Ce·sar·e·an, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Cesarean in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Cesarean

Cesarean

Cesarian

/ (sɪˈzɛərɪən) /

adjective
US variant spellings of Caesarean
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK