Definition of excision:
gash, deletion, cold shoulder, slice, slash, cut, displacement, cut of meat, ablation, baseball swing, track, snub, swing, censure, extirpation, deracination, undercut, excommunication, stinger, cutting off, cutting, cutting out, omission.
exclusion (part of speech: noun)
- "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition.", Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson.
They are, indeed, so insignificant in all other respects that when the opera was given by Miss Van Zandt and a French company in London for the first time in 1885 they were omitted, and the excision was commended by the critics, who knew that it had been made.- "A Second Book of Operas", Henry Edward Krehbiel.
- "Dramatic Technique", George Pierce Baker.