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Excision

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun excision:

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Definition of the noun excision

What does excision mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: excisions

  1. the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage
    • example: both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause
    • lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
    • synonyms of excision: cut / deletion
    • more generic words: editing / redaction = putting something (as a literary work or a legislative bill) into acceptable form
  2. surgical removal of a body part or tissue
  3. the act of banishing a member of a church from the communion of believers and the privileges of the church; cutting a person off from a religious society
  4. the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from existence

Alternative definition of the noun excision

noun

  1. The deletion of some text during editing.
  2. [surgery] The removal of a tumor, etc., by cutting.
  3. [genetics] The removal of a gene from a section of genetic material.
  4. [topology] The fact that, under certain hypotheses, the homology of a space relative to a subspace is unchanged by the identification of a subspace of the latter to a point.

Person

Who is Excision?

Excision: Jeff Abel, better known by his stage name Excision, is a Canadian dubstep producer and DJ.

  • also known as Джефф Абель
  • born in (29 years ago)
  • nationality: Canada
  • profession: Record producer, disc jockey
  • genres: Dubstep, Drum and bass, Electro house, Electronica
  • albums: "Wasted / Serious Business", "X Rated", "Headbanga", "Boom EP", "Retreat / No Escape (Remixes)", "Subsonic", "Crowd Control", "Heavy Artillery / Reploid", "Brutal", "Get to the Point / One", "Existence EP", "X-Rated: The Remixes", "No Escape / Bug Powdah", "Subsonic Remix / Emergency Remix", "Vindicate", "Boom / Swagga (Remixes)", "Yin Yang"
  • official website: www.excision.ca

Films

  1. "Excision" is a 2012 American drama horror film written and directed by Richard Bates, Jr, and starring AnnaLynne McCord, Traci Lords, Ariel Winter, Roger Bart, Jeremy Sumpter, Malcolm McDowell, Matthew Gray Gubler, Marlee Matlin, Ray Wise, and John Waters. The film is a feature-length adaptation of the 2008 short film of the same name. Excision premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Excision played in the category of Park City at Midnight.
  2. "Excision" is a 2008 short horror film written and directed by Richard Bates Jr.

Music

  1. "Excision" is a musical album of Nadja.
    • released on
  2. "Excision" is a musical EP of Birthrite.
    • released in (21 years ago)
  3. "Excision" is a musical album of Lab Report.
    • released in (18 years ago)

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Excision

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Google previewCummings Pediatric Otolaryngology E-Book (2014)

by Marci M. Lesperance, Paul W. Flint

CT or MRI evidence of a cystic lesion located at the tail of the parotid gland is diagnostic, and surgical excision is the treatment of choice. Sialoblastoma is an extremely rare tumor unique to children, usually diagnosed in the first year of life.

Google previewAdvanced Surgical Practice (2002)

by Aljafri A. Majid, Andrew N. Kingsnorth

Marginal excision is an enucleation of the...

Wide excision is the removal of a margin of normal tissue at least 2 cm in size in all directions around the tumour when possible. The surgeon should incise ...

Google previewInternational Abstracts of Surgery (1921)

Perineal excision is the removal of the whole lower portion of the rectum, including the sphincter, but no part of the coccyx or...

The sacro-abdominal excision is a removal which is begun from below by a thorough separation of the rectum as in ...

Google previewSurgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics (1921)

by Franklin Henry Martin

Perineal excision is the removal of the whole lower portion of the rectum, including the sphincter, but no part of the coccyx or...

The sacro-abdominal excision is a removal which is begun from below by a thorough separation of the rectum as in ...

Google previewNorthwestern Lancet (1895)

For the hip joint excision is a better operation. Excision is the operation most frequently indicated in these cases, and while it should never be resorted to so long as the joint is progressing favorably under mechanical treatment, it is just as ...

Google previewAdjunctive Technologies in the Management of Head and Neck Pathology, An Issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Clinics of North America, (2014)

by Nagi Demian

Complete surgical excision is the most commonly ...

Google previewInternational Journal of Medicine and Surgery (1902)

In the hands of an experienced operator, with all the modern accessories of surgery, immediate excision is the ideal treatment...

Excision is a much simpler and more prompt mode of treatment, but it always involves the removal of more or less ...

Google previewDiagnostic Surgical Pathology of the Head and Neck (2009)

by Douglas R. Gnepp

Surgical excision is the treatment of choice, ...

Google previewTumors of the Fetus and Infant (2007)

An Atlas by Hart Jr. Isaacs

Conservative surgical excision is the recommended mode ...

Google previewOral Pathology (2012)

Clinical Pathologic Correlations by Joseph A. Regezi, James J. Sciubba, Richard C. K. Jordan

Surgical excision is the treatment of choice for benign fibrous histiocytoma. Lesions ...

Google previewThe Medical News (1899)

Excision is a better operation than erosion for adults, and it and amputation should be reserved for them. Injections of iodoform...

After the age of puberty excision is the operation of choice, and this failing amputation should be performed.

Google previewTextbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine (2009)

by Stephen J. Ettinger, Edward C. Feldman

Surgical excision is the treatment of choice for all types of sebaceous gland tumors. Local recurrence is rare, but up to ...

Google previewInternational journal of surgery (1902)

Devoted to the theory and practice of modern surgery and gynecology

In the hands of an experienced operator, with all the modern accessories of surgery, immediate excision is the ideal treatment...

Excision is a much simpler and more prompt mode of treatment, but it always involves the removal of more or less ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Review of the NAVLE (2009)

by Patricia Schenck

Surgical excision is the treatment of choice. Carcinomas may require radiation therapy and/or chemotherapy Perianal tumors (epithelial) 1. Originate from the perianal glands (sebaceous glands surrounding the anus; also in skin of the tail, ...

Google previewBlaustein's Pathology of the Female Genital Tract (2002)

by Ancel Blaustein, Robert J. Kurman

Wide extended local excision is the usual initial clinical approach, and localized radiotherapy may be included. Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma (Sarcoma Botyroides) ...

Google previewSpine Secrets Plus (2011)

by Vincent J. Devlin

This type of procedure is appropriate for stage 1 and 2 benign tumors • En bloc excision refers to an attempt to remove the entire tumor in a single piece, together with a surrounding cuff of normal healthy tissue. The surgical specimen requires ...

Google previewGastrointestinal Cancer (2007)

by Jaffer A. Ajani, Steven A. Curley, Nora A. Janjan, Patrick M. Lynch

Local Excision Although a local excision is a sphincter-preserving surgery, it is distinct from a low anterior resection or other sphincter-preserving surgery. Local excision can only cure tumors confined to the bowel wall. The most important ...

Google previewLookingbill and Marks' Principles of Dermatology (2013)

by James G. Marks Jr., Jeffrey J. Miller

Excision is the treatment of choice, although a welldifferentiated small squamous cell carcinoma occurring in actinically damaged skin may be effectively treated with curettage and electrodesiccation. These surgical techniques are reviewed in ...

Google previewPractical Skin Cancer Surgery (2014)

by MILEHAM HAYES

The punch external extrusion excision is a variation. There are six main techniques: slit incision, normal ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aging (2013)

A Comprehensive Resource in Gerontology and Geriatrics by George L. Maddox

In general, these pathways include direct reversal, mismatch, recombinational, base excision, and nucleotide excision repair. The simplest DNA repair pathways involve only single enzymes that catalyze a direct reversal of specific damage ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics (2015)

by Guenter Kahl

Exconjugant 729 Excision: a) The enzymatic removal of a nucleotide, an oligonucleotide, or polynucleotide fragment from a nucleic acid molecule. b) The breakage of the → peptide bond at an → intein-extein junction. See → free intein ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Thoracic Surgery / Handbuch Der Thoraxchirurgie (2012)

Band / Volume 2: Spezieller Teil 1 / Special by Ernst Derra

rechts | Thorakotomie, Dick wandige, Tuberkulose 2 Excision teilweise verkalkte . Cyste mit - Granulationen 3. SCOTT und MORTON 1946 . 29 links Laparotomie, Dick wandige, Mesothelcyste Excision, teilweise verkalkte Splenektomie und ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)

by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart

nucleotide excision repair(NER),base excision repair (BER), mismatch repair (MMR), homologous recombination repair (HRR),and nonhomologous end joining ( NHEJ).

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Dermatologic Syndromes, Second Edition (2006)

by Susan B. Mallory

Low excision repair to ultraviolet radiation (< 2 %) ...

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Scrabble value of E1X8C3I1S1I1O1N1

The value of this 8-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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