Medical Dictionary

-schisis

noun combining form -schi·sis\skə-səs\
plural -schi·ses \skə-ˌsēz\ also -schi·sis·es

Medical Definition of -SCHISIS

:  breaking up of attachments or adhesions :  fissure <gastroschisis> <cranioschisis>
April 26, 2015
rococo Hear it
excessively ornate or intricate
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears