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Synonyms and Antonyms of incision

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incision

synonym (synonym of incision)

  • (noun.shape)
    a depression scratched or carved into a surface (noun.shape)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation) (noun.act)
     

hypernym (incision IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a depression scratched or carved into a surface (noun.shape)
    a concavity in a surface produced by pressing (noun.shape)
     
  • the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation) (noun.act)
    the act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF incision relation)

  • a depression scratched or carved into a surface (noun.shape)
    a slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally) (noun.shape)
     
  • the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation) (noun.act)
    surgical incision into the stomach (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision into the perineum (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision into the abdominal wall; often done to examine abdominal organs (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision into the testis to obtain material for analysis (as in cases of abnormally low sperm count) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision of the sclerotic coat of the eye (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    incision into a kidney (usually to remove a kidney stone) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision into the chest walls opening up the pleural cavity (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    incision into a stenosed cardiac valve to relieve the obstruction (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision into a vein; used to treat hemochromatosis (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision into or division of the vas deferens (noun.act)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

derivation (.... is derived from incision)

  • a depression scratched or carved into a surface (noun.shape)
    make a depression into (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cut the surface of; wear away the surface of (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    make a small hole into, as with a needle or a thorn (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cut a slit into (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    make a clean cut through (verb.contact)
     
  • the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation) (noun.act)
    make an incision into by carving or cutting (verb.contact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    suitable for cutting or piercing (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym part meronym derivation dent prick scratch slit section surgical incision cut cutting depression impression gastromy perineotomy laparotomy orchotomy sclerotomy operation surgery surgical operation surgical procedure surgical process incise incisive dent indent scrape scratch

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