Meaning of SCISSION in English

SCISSION

noun Etymology: Middle English (Scots) ~e, from Late Latin ~-, scissio, from Latin scindere Date: 15th century a division or split in a group or union ; schism , an action or process of cutting, dividing, or splitting ; the state of being cut, divided, or split

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