scission

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via Middle English and Old French from Late Latin scissio, from Latin scindere.

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NounEdit

scission ‎(plural scissions)

  1. the act of division, separation, cutting or severing
  2. cleavage

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

scission f ‎(plural scissions)

  1. schism

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