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1. excision

noun. ['ɪkˈsɪʒən'] surgical removal of a body part or tissue.

Synonyms

  • laryngectomy
  • embolectomy
  • cutting out
  • lobectomy
  • sympathectomy
  • sigmoidectomy
  • appendicectomy
  • mastoidectomy
  • tonsillectomy
  • appendectomy
  • oophorosalpingectomy
  • stapedectomy
  • surgery
  • splenectomy
  • female circumcision
  • vulvectomy
  • enervation
  • surgical process
  • hypophysectomy
  • ablation
  • meniscectomy
  • endarterectomy
  • mastectomy
  • extirpation
  • prostatectomy
  • oophorectomy
  • surgical operation
  • clitoridectomy
  • septectomy
  • pneumonectomy
  • operation
  • adenoidectomy
  • adrenalectomy
  • neurectomy
  • vasectomy
  • cholecystectomy
  • lithotomy
  • ophthalmectomy
  • surgical procedure
  • laminectomy
  • nephrectomy
  • salpingectomy
  • ovariectomy
  • orchiectomy
  • hysterectomy
  • thyroidectomy
  • pancreatectomy
  • suprarenalectomy
  • lumpectomy
  • thrombectomy

Antonyms

  • inaction
  • adduct
  • push
  • repel

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Rhymes with Excision

  • multivision
  • circumcision
  • univision
  • supervision
  • misprision
  • indecision
  • provision
  • precision
  • xyvision
  • revision
  • rescission
  • recision
  • incision
  • envision
  • divison
  • division
  • decision
  • collision
  • parisian
  • derision
  • vision

How do you pronounce excision?

Pronounce excision as ɪkˈsɪʒən.

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Sentences with excision


1. Noun, singular or mass
Walking on a treadmill or outside is acceptable; but cover the excision site if walking outside.

2. excision

noun. ['ɪkˈsɪʒən'] the act of banishing a member of a church from the communion of believers and the privileges of the church; cutting a person off from a religious society.

Synonyms

  • proscription
  • banishment

Antonyms

  • synchronous operation
  • parallel operation
  • inactivity

3. excision

noun. ['ɪkˈsɪʒən'] the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from existence.

Synonyms

  • deracination
  • pulling
  • extirpation

Antonyms

  • major surgery
  • strengthening
  • strength
  • serial operation

4. excision

noun. ['ɪkˈsɪʒən'] the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage.

Synonyms

  • redaction
  • editing
  • deletion

Antonyms

  • sheathe
  • refrain
  • disadvantage
  • thicken
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