Callisection
Callisection Cal`li*sec"tion, n. [L. callere to be insensible + E. section.] Painless vivisection; -- opposed to {sentisection}. --B. G. Wilder.

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  • callisection —   n. vivisection of anaesthetized animals …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Sentisection — Sen ti*sec tion, n. [L. sentire to feel + E. section.] Painful vivisection; opposed to {callisection}. B. G. Wilder. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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