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incision

noun uk   us   /ɪnˈsɪʒ.ən/
[C or U] an opening that is made in something with a sharp tool, especially in someone's body during an operation: The surgeon makes a small incision into which a tube is inserted. [C] specialized medical a wound or scar made by a surgical cut
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