scissure


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scis·su·ra

, pl.

scis·su·rae

(si-sū'ră, -rē),
1. Cleft or fissure.
2. A splitting.
Synonym(s): scissure
[L.]
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scissure

(sĭzh′ər, sĭsh′-)
n. Anatomy
A split or opening in an organ or part.
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scis·su·ra

, pl. scissurae (si-sūr'ă, -ē)
1. Cleft or fissure.
2. A splitting.
Synonym(s): scissure.
[L.]
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