how to pronounce excision


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The above transcription of excision is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

excision is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of excision in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… be considered for surgical excision this …”

meanings of excision


  1. The removal of a tumor, etc., by cutting.
  2. The removal of a gene from a section of genetic material.
  3. The fact that, under certain hypotheses, the homology of a space relative to a subspace is unchanged by the identification of a subspace of the latter to a point.
  4. The deletion of some text during editing.

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