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  • n. painful vivisection

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Painful vivisection; -- opposed to callisection.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Painful vivisection; the dissection of living animals without recourse to anesthetics or other means of preventing pain: opposed to callisection.

Etymologies

Latin sentire to feel + English section. (Wiktionary)

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