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dissect

[də′sekt]
(biology)
To divide, cut, and separate into different parts.
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You will get to: | Dissect a real head and brain sample | Dissect the pulmonary system | Dissect the heart and greater blood vessels | Dissect and observe the gastrointestinal tract | Dissect and observe the structure of the limbs What is the meal?
He watches protectively as the other students dissect Ryoko's body.
The Anatomy Act of 1832 gave license to teachers of anatomy and medical students to dissect donated bodies.
Bentley and Hill (2009) described a reciprocal peer teaching method in which one half of the students came to lab prepared to dissect and demonstrate the dissection to the other half of the class who did not arrive until after the dissection was completed.
To dissect V-Frog, students use their computer's mouse to manipulate a virtual scalpel, so they can simulate cutting through the frog's skin, and exposing realistic muscles, bones, and organs.
I'll be asking students if they think it is right to dissect real animals, if they would feel more comfortable using an alternative," Douglas said.
Virtual chemistry labs and other online simulations, like the ones that let students dissect virtual frogs or pigs, have become widely used science teaching tools.
The second section is more personal and funnier as Williams attempts, for example, to dissect feminism for her editor and writes of her reaction to her three-year-old son's obsession with bugs.
The real brains behind the virtual frogs are Rick Hill and David Hughes, who dissect actual animals and take thousands of digital photos of the process.
He suggests parents use scriptural principles, such as those expressed by Saint Paul when writing to the Philippians: "[Y]our thoughts should be wholly directed to all that is true, all that deserves respect, all that is honest, pure, admirable, decent, virtuous, or worthy of praise" (Philippians 4:8), to dissect the hollow philosophies put forth by pop culture.
4) If enough air is driven into subcutaneous tissues, it continues to dissect along the tissue planes that provide the least resistance and track into the thorax and mediastinum.