trisected


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trisected

cut into three nearly separate parts.
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Based on the relatively small size of shave biopsies, most are bisected or trisected during gross examination, resulting in a finite number of cross-sectional planes examined.
2) Coetzee's novel and the present article are trisected in the same way.
With Peter Pabst's trisected whale dominating the stage (the giant tail fin resembles both a Damien Hirst installation and a Noguchi sculpture), the nod to that nation's whaling industry proved an ideal backdrop for the 17 dancers to slam us with all things Japanese: A mesmerizing Mechthild Grossmann put her best tongue forward, regaling us with words such as "samurai," and "Mt.
Andrew finds her in their room, coming from the shower, dark brown feet trisected by the lines of untanned skin from her sandal straps.
The specimen was eccentrically supported at two trisected points so that the gages were at the side surface of the midspan, and the loads were applied at the remaining two trisected points at a crosshead speed of 2 mm/min.
Its monitor screen is trisected, each third strobing with a different postcard image upon which is superimposed a drawing of a comely female face.
Such a double occurs only when the events of time become disordered, for the commonplace notion of time would see "the events of time stream backward along a latitudinally trisected track, emerging out of an invisible future into the visible present and disappearing again into an invisible but recalled past" (161).