hemisect

transitive verb
hemi·​sect | \ ˈhem-i-ˌsekt How to pronounce hemisect (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemisect

: to divide along the mesial plane the brains were…hemisected by a midline sagittal cut— J. N. Riley & D. W. Walker

Other Words from hemisect

hemisection \ -​ˌsek-​shən How to pronounce hemisect (audio) \ noun

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“Hemisect.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemisect. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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