cesarian
I. noun see cesarean II. adjective see cesarean

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cesarian — alternative spelling of CAESARIAN (Cf. caesarian) …   Etymology dictionary

  • cesarian — cesarean cesarean, cesarian cesarian . same as {cesarean section}. Syn: cesarean section, cesarian section, caesarean section, C section, cesarean, caesarean. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cesarian — Cesarean Ce*sa re*an, Cesarian Ce*sa ri*an, a. Same as {C[ae]sarean}, {C[ae]sarian}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cesarian — cesarean cesarean cesarian cesarianadj. 1. same as {caesarian}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cesarian — I noun the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way) • Syn: ↑cesarean delivery, ↑caesarean delivery, ↑caesarian delivery, ↑cesarean section, ↑cesarian… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cesarian — ce·sar·i·an (sĭ zârʹē ən) adj. & n. Variant of cesarean. * * * …   Universalium

  • Cesarian — adj. pertaining to a Cesarean section; pertaining to Caesar or the Caesars (emperors of ancient Rome) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cesarian section — noun the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way) • Syn: ↑cesarean delivery, ↑caesarean delivery, ↑caesarian delivery, ↑cesarean section, ↑caesarean… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cesarian section — The obstetrical procedure is often spelled this way in the U.S. with just an "e" although the Roman emperor remains Caesar in America with an "ae". Also referred to as a C section. No matter what, it is a procedure in which a… …   Medical dictionary

  • Cesarian section, lower segment (LSCS) — A Cesarian section in which the surgical incision (cut) is made in the lower segment of the uterus …   Medical dictionary

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