Related formsex·ci·sion·al, adjective
Examples from the Web for excision
No apology is necessary for the excision of the reviewer's unreasonably long extracts from the poem.Early Reviews of English Poets|John Louis Haney
Among these is the excision of a sentence hitherto preserved in the text, and now relegated to the margin (p. 205).The Works of Sir Thomas Browne|Thomas Browne
When excision is impracticable, benefit may be derived from the use of radium or of the X-rays.
After the excision of the growth, a small piece of skin is removed from the leg and sewn to the denuded area.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
Excision of a completely ankylosed shoulder or elbow may restore free mobility and usefulness to the limb.