dissect
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to cut to examine)
a. diseccionar
We dissected an eel in biology class on Monday.En la clase de biología del lunes, diseccionamos una anguila.
b. disecar
On dissecting the eye, we could confirm the ossification of the cornea.Al disecar el ojo, pudimos constatar la osificación de la córnea.
2. (to analyze)
a. analizar minuciosamente
The detective dissected the witness's story.El detective analizó minuciosamente la historia del testigo.
b. diseccionar
The professor completely dissected and debunked the theory.La profesora diseccionó y demolió por completo la teoría.
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dissect
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (also fig)
a. diseccionar
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dissect [dɪˈsekt]
transitive verb
[+animal] disecar; analizar minuciosamente;
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