how to pronounce incision


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incision is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of incision in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… large open incision for a hysterectomy …”

meanings of incision


  1. Separation or solution of viscid matter by medicines.
  2. The act of cutting into a substance.
  3. A cut, especially one made by a scalpel or similar medical tool in the context of surgical operation; the scar resulting from such a cut.

incision frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word incision occurs in english on average 1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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