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Definition 1: surgical removal of an organ (or the contents of an organ) from a patient - [noun denoting act]

(evisceration is a kind of ...) a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body

"they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available" "he died while undergoing surgery"

Definition 2: the act of removing the bowels or viscera; the act of cutting so as to cause the viscera to protrude - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for evisceration in the sense of this definition

(evisceration is a kind of ...) the act of removing

"he had surgery for the removal of a malignancy"

Definition 3: altering something (as a legislative act or a statement) in such a manner as to reduce its value - [noun denoting act]

Samples where evisceration or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the adoption of their amendments would have amounted to an evisceration of the act

(evisceration is a kind of ...) the reduction of something's value or worth

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