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re·sect

 (rĭ-sĕkt′)
tr.v. re·sect·ed, re·sect·ing, re·sects
To perform a resection on.

[Latin resecāre, resect-, to cut back : re-, re- + secāre, to cut; see sek- in Indo-European roots.]

re·sect′a·bil′i·ty n.
re·sect′a·ble adj.

resect

(rɪˈsɛkt)
vb
(Surgery) (tr) surgery to cut out part of (a bone, an organ, or other structure or part)
[C17: from Latin resecāre to cut away, from re- + secāre to cut]

re•sect

(rɪˈsɛkt)

v.t. Surg.
to do a resection on.

resect


Past participle: resected
Gerund: resecting

Imperative
resect
resect
Present
I resect
you resect
he/she/it resects
we resect
you resect
they resect
Preterite
I resected
you resected
he/she/it resected
we resected
you resected
they resected
Present Continuous
I am resecting
you are resecting
he/she/it is resecting
we are resecting
you are resecting
they are resecting
Present Perfect
I have resected
you have resected
he/she/it has resected
we have resected
you have resected
they have resected
Past Continuous
I was resecting
you were resecting
he/she/it was resecting
we were resecting
you were resecting
they were resecting
Past Perfect
I had resected
you had resected
he/she/it had resected
we had resected
you had resected
they had resected
Future
I will resect
you will resect
he/she/it will resect
we will resect
you will resect
they will resect
Future Perfect
I will have resected
you will have resected
he/she/it will have resected
we will have resected
you will have resected
they will have resected
Future Continuous
I will be resecting
you will be resecting
he/she/it will be resecting
we will be resecting
you will be resecting
they will be resecting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been resecting
you have been resecting
he/she/it has been resecting
we have been resecting
you have been resecting
they have been resecting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been resecting
you will have been resecting
he/she/it will have been resecting
we will have been resecting
you will have been resecting
they will have been resecting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been resecting
you had been resecting
he/she/it had been resecting
we had been resecting
you had been resecting
they had been resecting
Conditional
I would resect
you would resect
he/she/it would resect
we would resect
you would resect
they would resect
Past Conditional
I would have resected
you would have resected
he/she/it would have resected
we would have resected
you would have resected
they would have resected
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.resect - surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ
practice of medicine, medicine - the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries; "he studied medicine at Harvard"
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
Translations
herausschneidenresektieren
잘라내다

re·sect

n. resecar.
1. cortar una porción de un órgano o tejido;
2. hacer una resección.

resect

vt resecar, extirpar
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