HyperDic: dissection

English > 3 senses of the word dissection:
NOUNactdissectioncutting so as to separate into pieces
cognitiondissectiona minute and critical analysis
actdissectiondetailed critical analysis or examination one part at a time (as of a literary work)
dissection > pronunciation
Soundsdayseh'kshahn; day'sehkshahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > dissection: 3 senses > noun 1, act
Meaningcutting so as to separate into pieces.
Broadercut, cuttingThe act of cutting something into parts
Spanishdisección
Catalandissecció
Verbsdissectcut open or cut apart
English > dissection: 3 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningA minute and critical analysis.
Broaderanalysis, analytic thinkingThe abstract separation of a whole into its constituent parts in order to study the parts and their relations
Spanishdisección
Verbsdissectmake a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of
English > dissection: 3 senses > noun 3, act
Meaningdetailed critical analysis or examination one part at a time (as of a literary work).
BroaderanalysisAn investigation of the component parts of a whole / whole and their relations in making up the whole / whole
Spanishanálisis minucioso, disección
Verbsdissectmake a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of

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