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microdissection

[mahy-kroh-di-sek-shuh n] /ˌmaɪ kroʊ dɪˈsɛk ʃən/
noun
1.
dissection performed under a microscope.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; micro- + dissection
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microdissection in Medicine

microdissection mi·cro·dis·sec·tion (mī'krō-dĭ-sěk'shən, -dī-)
n.
The dissection of tissues under magnification, usually by the precise manipulation of specialized needles.

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