counterincision coun·ter·in·ci·sion (koun’tər-ĭn-sĭzh’ən)
A second incision made adjacent to a primary incision.
[in-floo-uh ns] /ˈɪn flu əns/ noun 1. the capacity or power of persons or things to be a compelling force on or produce effects on the actions, behavior, opinions, etc., of others: He used family influence to get the contract. 2. the action or process of producing effects on the actions, behavior, opinions, etc., of […]
[koun-ter] /ˈkaʊn tər/ adverb 1. in the wrong way; contrary to the right course; in the reverse or opposite direction. 2. contrary; in opposition (usually preceded by run or go): to run counter to the rules. adjective 3. opposite; opposed; contrary. noun 4. something that is opposite or contrary to something else. 5. a blow […]
[in-stuh ns] /ˈɪn stəns/ noun 1. a case or occurrence of anything: fresh instances of oppression. 2. an example put forth in proof or illustration: to cite a few instances. 3. Law. the institution and prosecution of a case. 4. Archaic. urgency in speech or action. 5. Obsolete. an impelling motive. verb (used with object), […]
[koun-ter-in-sur-juh n-see] /ˌkaʊn tər ɪnˈsɜr dʒən si/ noun, plural counterinsurgencies. 1. a program or an act of combating guerrilla warfare and subversion. adjective 2. of, relating to, or designed for combating guerrilla warfare and subversion: counterinsurgency funds. /ˌkaʊntərɪnˈsɜːdʒənsɪ/ noun 1. action taken by a government to counter the activities of rebels, guerrillas, etc n. 1962, […]