anatomize

verb anat·o·mize \-ˌmīz\

Definition of anatomize

anatomized

;

anatomizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to cut in pieces in order to display or examine the structure and use of the parts :  dissect

  3. 2 :  analyze

Examples of anatomize in a sentence

  1. if you anatomize the problem, you'll see it stems from a combination of her bad behavior and your unwillingness to speak to her about it

15th Century

First Known Use of anatomize

15th century


Medical Dictionary

anatomize

transitive verb anat·o·mize
variants: or British

anatomise

\-ˌmīz\play

Medical Definition of anatomize

anatomized

or British

anatomised

;

anatomizing

or British

anatomising

  1. :  to cut in pieces in order to display or examine the structure and use of the parts :  dissect



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