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DISSECTION

analysis; cutting apart in order to examine

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Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #3

The meaning of the word dissection is analysis; cutting apart in order to examine.

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hecklerperson who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
cadavercorpse; dead human body
congenialpleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather
perimeterouter boundary; length of the outer boundary; circumference
mesmerizehypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer
bemusedconfused; lost in thought; preoccupied
institutioninstituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage
cavaliercasual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight
suppressput an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
quaydock; wharf; pier; landing place (for boats)