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scission


noun

  1. a cutting, dividing, or splitting; division; separation.
  2. Chemistry. cleavage(def 7).

noun

  1. the act or an instance of cutting, splitting, or dividing

n.“act of cutting or dividing,” mid-15c., from French scission (14c.), from Late Latin scissionem (nominative scissio) “a cleaving, dividing,” noun of action from past participle stem of Latin scindere “to cut” (see shed (v.)). n.

  1. A separation, division, or splitting, as in fission.
  2. cleavage

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