Origin of dissection
OTHER WORDS FROM dissectionre·dis·sec·tion, nounself-dis·sec·tion, noun
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How to use dissection in a sentence
However, the corpses of poor women, including executed prisoners, were sometimes obtained by doctors for dissection and anatomical study.How medicine sought to control women’s bodies while ignoring their symptoms|Susan Okie|July 2, 2021|Washington Post
There’s a comprehensive look at loneliness in America—and an equally compelling dissection into why we sweat.
Kentaro Miura, author and creator of the influential manga “Berserk,” died on May 6 due to acute aortic dissection, according to an official statement from publisher Young Animal Comics.
I mentally treated the process of tidying up after each lab as “tucking in” my donor as we cleaned the dissection table, sprayed his body with preservatives, and covered his body with protective blankets.You Can’t Dissect a Virtual Cadaver - Issue 99: Universality|Michael Denham|May 5, 2021|Nautilus
The difference was that in Britain doctors were accused of using cholera as a ruse to perform dissections.
Why the fascination, dissection, and constant conversation anytime Beyoncé or any female celebrity changes her hair?The Outrage Over Beyonce’s Bettie Page Bangs: Why the Media Must Stop Objectifying Women|Phoebe Robinson|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I would go to dissection classes, cut up a human cadaver, and then go home and write about what I had learned and felt.Doctors Can Write More Than Prescriptions: The Best Books by Doctors|Gabriel Weston|August 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
[Laughs] I was guy who was always looking in things in jars and blood on dissection tables.Vampires without Glitter or Girl Problems: Inside Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Strain’|Andrew Romano|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It premiered on a fall TV slate that was overly primed for think pieces and dissection.
Go read John Avlon's excellent dissection of partisan journalism.
He went at his job with a handy adroitness which was almost scientific, it was so much like surgery, like dissection.Overland|John William De Forest
The attendance on the two courses of dissection could be evaded, and this was frequently done.The Diary of a Resurrectionist, 1811-1812|James Blake Bailey
It was somewhat handicapped by the absence of human dissection.
There was a Papal bull, for instance, said to forbid dissection.
But the System is no substitute for dissection and experiment.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)