divulsion


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divulsion

(daɪˈvʌlʃən)
n
a tearing or pulling apart
[C17: from Latin dīvulsiō, from dīvulsus torn apart, from dīvellere to rend, from di-2 + vellere to pull]
diˈvulsive adj
Translations

di·vul·sion

n. divulsión, separación o desprendimiento.
References in periodicals archive ?
The midline incision is continued by divulsion with blunt-pointed scissors up to the xiphoid process, followed by additional incisions to amplify the surgical fields (Figure 1A).
Una vez practicado el corte cutaneo, se procedio a la divulsion roma del tejido conectivo con tijera.
The only identity landmark, despite the massive depreciation remains Asan's Mill (see figure 5) Unfortunately, as the current situation presents itself, the whole interior brings a divulsion of the overall urban fabric.
It was made the divulsion of the neoformation and of the third phalange with a surgical scissor which was subsequently removed.