Meaning of “vivisection” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “vivisection” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"vivisection" in American English

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vivisectionnoun [ U ]

us /ˌvɪv·əˈsek·ʃən/

the cutting into or other use of living animals in tests for the purpose of increasing medical knowledge

(Definition of “vivisection” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)