prosect

[ proh-sekt ]
/ proʊˈsɛkt /

verb (used with object) Medicine/Medical.

to dissect (a cadaver or part) for anatomical demonstration.

Nearby words

  1. prose,
  2. prose edda,
  3. prose poem,
  4. prosecco,
  5. prosecretin,
  6. prosector,
  7. prosectorial,
  8. prosecute,
  9. prosecuting attorney,
  10. prosecution

Origin of prosect

First recorded in 1885–90; back formation from prosector

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Medicine definitions for prosected

prosect

[ prō-sĕkt ]

v.

To dissect a cadaver or any part of the body for an anatomical demonstration.

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