resected

resect

[ri-sekt]
verb (used with object) Surgery.
to do a resection on.

Origin:
1535–45; < Latin resectus past participle of resecāre to cut back, sever at the base, equivalent to re- re- + sec(āre) to cut + -tus past participle suffix

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resect (rɪˈsɛkt)
 
vb
(tr) surgery to cut out part of (a bone, an organ, or other structure or part)
 
[C17: from Latin resecāre to cut away, from re- + secāre to cut]

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resect re·sect (rĭ-sěkt')
v. re·sect·ed, re·sect·ing, re·sects
To perform a resection on a part of the body.

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