transsection


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tran·sec·tion

(tran-sek'shŭn),
1. A cross-section.
2. Cutting across.
Synonym(s): transsection
[trans- + L. seco, pp. sectus, to cut]

transsection

[transek′shən]
Etymology: L, trans, across, sectio
a cross section of a biological specimen or a cut across the long axis. Also spelled transection.

tran·sec·tion

(tran-sek'shŭn)
1. A cross-section.
2. Cutting across.
Synonym(s): transsection.
[trans- + L. seco, pp. sectus, to cut]

transection

, transsection (tran-sek′shŏn) [ trans- + section]
A cutting made across a long axis; a cross section.
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