|phylum of green, nonvascular, seedless plants comprised of true mosses, hornworts and liverworts|
|plants with true roots, stems and leaves dispersed by spores because they don't produce seeds|
dissect dis·sect (dĭ-sěkt', dī-, dī'sěkt')
v. dis·sect·ed, dis·sect·ing, dis·sects
To cut apart or separate tissue, especially for anatomical study.
In surgery, to separate different anatomical structures along natural lines by dividing the connective tissue framework.
|dissect (dĭ-sěkt', dī'sěkt') Pronunciation Key