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xylotomy

[zahy-lot-uh-mee] /zaɪˈlɒt ə mi/
noun, plural xylotomies.
1.
the preparation of transverse, tangential, or radial sections of wood for examination under a microscope.
Related forms
xylotomist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for xylotomy

xylotomy

/zaɪˈlɒtəmɪ/
noun
1.
the preparation of sections of wood for examination by microscope
Derived Forms
xylotomist, noun
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