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incisure

[in-sizh-er] /ɪnˈsɪʒ ər/
noun, Anatomy
1.
a notch, as in a bone or other structure.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < Latin incīsūra. See incise, -ure
Related forms
incisural, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for incisural

incisure

/ɪnˈsaɪʒə/
noun
1.
(anatomy) an incision or notch in an organ or part
Derived Forms
incisural, adjective
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incisural in Medicine

incisure in·ci·sure (ĭn-sī'zhər)
n.
An indentation at the edge of a structure; a notch.


in·ci'su·ral adj.
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