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  1. May 22,  · Bob Bruner was a teen when he learned the word “vivisection.” Now a Japanese museum is shedding light on the monstrous wartime experiments on his .
  2. Galen made extensive use of animal vivisection, using pigs, goats, and some species of primates. Underlying Galen's vivisectional experiments was the legacy of Herophilus and Erasistratus, whose work had involved animals as well as human beings for the purposes of vivisection and dissection.
  3. Vivisection, conventionally known as animal testing, is known as the act of using animals for scientific purposes, specifically by dissection.
  4. Jul 30,  · As scientific experimentation on living animals, known as vivisection, grew, so did the anti-vivisection movement. In the activist Frances Power Cobbe founded the Society for the Protection of .
  5. English Translation of “vivisection” | The official Collins French-English Dictionary online. Over , English translations of French words and phrases.
  6. vivisection: 1 n the act of operating on living animals (especially in scientific research) Type of: operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body.
  7. Vivisection book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. These elegant lines cut deep, not into bodies but into thoughts, though /5.
  8. Vivisection Vivisection (pronounced vih-vih-SEK-shun) literally means the dissection or cutting of a living animal. The term has come to apply to any and all types of experiments on live animals, and it is a term to which many scientists object.

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