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vivisection

noun

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as in biopsy

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The first known use of vivisection was in 1707

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“Vivisection.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vivisection. Accessed 31 Mar. 2020.

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