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They must visualize pathways and know where in the body to make an incision before they see their patient on the table.
WHY VISUALIZING IMAGES IS SO IMPORTANT FOR YOUNG READERS, AND HOW TO FOSTER THE SKILLDANNA LORCHAUGUST 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A precursor to vaccination, inoculation was the direct insertion of pus taken from a smallpox victim into a slight incision on the arm of a healthy person.
WE CAN REPEAT BOSTON’S 1776 FREEDOM SUMMERANDREW WEHRMANJULY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Neuralink’s approach would require a physical incision to implant a chip in your brain.
CAN BRAIN TECH TURN YOU INTO THE NEXT KANYE?JOSHUA EFERIGHEAPRIL 4, 2021OZY
At the moment, Lester’s biggest worry is the incision scar opening while he’s pitching.
JON LESTER EXPECTS NO LINGERING EFFECTS AFTER PARATHYROID SURGERYJESSE DOUGHERTYMARCH 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That interruption is one of many strong vertical elements in these paintings, but this one is scored with horizontal incisions that suggest the flickering lines that inspired the show’s title — and recall Cortina’s other career.
IN THE GALLERIES: EXPLORING THE TENSION BETWEEN PHYSICAL AND DIGITAL ARTMARK JENKINSFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The wound after probing looked sufficiently like an ordinary incision to deceive any one.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Lane put his hand into the abdominal incision and squeezed the heart through the diaphragm.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
With one incision Balsamo separated the vertebral column a couple of inches from the brain, and opened a yawning gash.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
They may be operated on by means of incision or extirpation.
OLD-TIME MAKERS OF MEDICINEJAMES J. WALSH
He rejects opening of the head by an incision because of the danger of it.
OLD-TIME MAKERS OF MEDICINEJAMES J. WALSH
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WORDS RELATED TO INCISION

  • aperture
  • breach
  • cleavage
  • cleft
  • crack
  • crevice
  • fissure
  • gash
  • hole
  • incision
  • rent
  • split
  • tear
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