Also called Cesarean section, C-section. an operation by which a fetus is taken from the uterus by cutting through the walls of the abdomen and uterus.
of or relating to a Cesarean.
Caesarean (def 1).
(US) variant spellings of Caesarean
alternative spelling of caesarian.
alternative spelling of caesarian (see also æ).
cesarean ce·sar·e·an or cae·sar·e·an or cae·sar·i·an or ce·sar·i·an (sĭ-zâr’ē-ən)
Of or relating to a cesarean section. n.
A cesarean section.
a chair, with or without arms, designed by Marcel Breuer in 1928, having a cantilevered frame of chromium-plated or stainless tubular steel and a seat and back of bentwood-framed canework.
a city in E central Italy. noun a city in N Italy, in Emilia-Romagna. Pop: 90 948 (2001)
a rare, highly reactive, soft, metallic element of the alkali metal group, used chiefly in photoelectric cells. Symbol: Cs; atomic weight: 132.905; atomic number: 55; specific gravity: 1.9 at 20°C; melts at 28.5°C. noun the usual US spelling of caesium n. also caesium, rare alkaline metal, 1861, coined by Bunsen and Kirchhoff in 1860 in […]
the radioactive cesium isotope with mass number 137 and a half-life of 33 years: used for gamma irradiation of certain foods and for radiation therapy.