verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of vivisect
OTHER WORDS FROM vivisectviv·i·sec·tor, nounself-viv·i·sec·tor, noun
Words nearby vivisect
Example sentences from the Web for vivisect
Mason-wasps deliberately vivisect spiders, which are insects extremely tenacious of life.Furze the Cruel|John Trevena
To do any great thing with the heart of another, you must vivisect your own, and this truth Theodora had to practise continually.A Reconstructed Marriage|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
The man who can vivisect an emotion, and lay bare a heart-beat in print, knows a subtle joy.
Whether they vivisect painfully or painlessly, they are trying to find out whether the truth is there or not.Eugenics and Other Evils|G. K. Chesterton
He is not allowed to try his germs and specifics upon them; he is not allowed to vivisect them.Damn!|Henry Louis Mencken