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Engelsk navneord: excision

1. excision (om kommunikation) the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn editor's deletions frequently upset young authors.
Both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cut, deletion

Mindre specifikke termerediting, redaction

2. excision (om handling) surgical removal of a body part or tissue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ablation, cutting out, extirpation

Mindre specifikke termeroperation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process

Mere specifikke termeradenoidectomy, adrenalectomy, appendectomy, appendicectomy, cholecystectomy, clitoridectomy, embolectomy, endarterectomy, enervation, female circumcision, hypophysectomy, hysterectomy, laminectomy, laryngectomy, lithotomy, lobectomy, lumpectomy, mastectomy, mastoidectomy, meniscectomy, nephrectomy, neurectomy, oophorectomy, oophorosalpingectomy, ophthalmectomy, orchidectomy, orchiectomy, ovariectomy, pancreatectomy, pneumonectomy, prostatectomy, salpingectomy, septectomy, sigmoidectomy, splenectomy, stapedectomy, suprarenalectomy, sympathectomy, thrombectomy, thyroidectomy, tonsillectomy, vasectomy, vulvectomy

3. excision (om handling) 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

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)excommunication

Mindre specifikke termerbanishment, proscription

4. excision (om handling) the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from existence

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)deracination, extirpation

Mindre specifikke termerpull, pulling

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