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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dis·sect /dɪˈsɛkt; &dɪvɪdɛ;daɪˈsɛkt, &dɪvɪdɛ;ˈdaɪˌ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 dis·sect /dɪsˈɛkt; daɪˈsɛkt, ˈdaɪˌ/ 及物動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·sect v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dissected; p. pr. & vb. n. Dissecting.]
 1. Anat. To divide into separate parts; to cut in pieces; to separate and expose the parts of, as an animal or a plant, for examination and to show their structure and relations; to anatomize.
 2. To analyze, for the purposes of science or criticism; to divide and examine minutely.
    This paragraph . . . I have dissected for a sample.   --Atterbury.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: cut open or cut apart; "dissect the bodies for analysis"
      2: make a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of;
         break down into components or essential features; "analyze
         a specimen"; "analyze a sentence"; "analyze a chemical
         compound" [syn: analyze, analyse, break down, take
         apart] [ant: synthesize]