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antivivisection

noun, often attrib an·ti·vivi·sec·tion
\ˌant-i-ˌviv-ə-ˈsek-shən, ˌan-ˌtī-, -ˈviv-ə-ˌ\

Medical Definition of ANTIVIVISECTION

:  opposition to animal experimentation and especially vivisection <the antivivisection movement>
an·ti·vivi·sec·tion·ist \-ˌviv-ə-ˈsek-sh(ə-)nəst\ noun

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