Examples of dissection in a Sentence
the book's dissection of the problem of obesity in this country
Recent Examples of dissection from the Web
At 28, Finley has created one of the film world's freshest and nastiest works, an outre pleasure that is both a cool dissection of young people and a portrait of them from within.
In Bob McGrath’s production, the audience members become witnesses to the trial and dissection, starting with a pre-performance gathering in which friendly women in period dress serve steins of beer and sausages.
A notable exception is their dissection of Nokia, which transformed itself from a Finnish power company into one of the world’s communications giants.
The April issue of the Atlantic features a lengthy dissection of Obama’s foreign policy in which the president, in a series of interviews with journalist Jeffrey Goldberg, echoes his criticisms of nearly a decade ago.
His body, after his death, was given over to the surgeons for dissection.
Aneurysms, or blockages; and dissections, tears in the aortic wall, were almost universally fatal in 1950.
A vivid dissection of the teeming city of Bombay, from bar dancers to Muslim gangs to Bollywood.
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First Known Use of dissection
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Definition of dissection for Students
: the act of cutting something or taking something apart for examination
Medical Definition of dissection
1: the act or process of dissecting or separating: asa: the surgical removal along natural lines of cleavage of tissues which are or might become diseasedb: the digital separation of tissues (as in heart-valve operations)—compare finger fracturec: a pathological splitting or separation of tissue—see aortic dissection
2a: something (as a part or the whole of an animal) that has been dissectedb: an anatomical specimen prepared in this way
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