in·ci·sion /ɪnˈsɪʒən/ 名詞
1. The act of incising, or cutting into a substance; specifically: Med. the cutting action made during surgery to gain access to the body parts under the skin.
2. That which is produced by incising; the separation of the parts of any substance made by a cutting or pointed instrument; a cut; a gash; specifically Med. the cut in the skin made during surgery to gain access to the interior of the body.
3. Separation or solution of viscid matter by medicines. [Obs.]
n 1: a depression scratched or carved into a surface [syn: scratch,
prick, slit, dent]
2: the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by
a surgeon as part of an operation) [syn: section, surgical