incision(redirected from Risdon's incision)
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1. a cut made with a knife during a surgical operation
2. any indentation in an incised leaf
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
A cut or wound of the body tissue, as an abdominal incision or a vertical or oblique incision.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.