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
Example sentences from the Web for vivisect
Had I known you were a vivisector, I should not only have refused to marry you, I should have declined to associate with you.The Beth Book|Sarah Grand
Any vivisector would, if he had the courage of his opinions.
It is you who are the vivisector—a far crueller, more wanton vivisector than he.The Philanderer|George Bernard Shaw
A cobra's bite hurts so little that the creature is almost, legally speaking, a vivisector who inflicts no pain.
The object of the sportsman is to kill, and the object of the vivisector is to keep his victim alive while he cuts it up.Experiments on Animals|Stephen Paget