C-SECTION By Nugent, Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. Abbreviated form of cesarean section. C-SECTION: "Some mothers prefer to have C-sections so they can avoid the pain of labor, while others are quite upset when one must be performed, feeling they're being robbed of their laboring experience." Related Psychology Terms ACT 1 CT 1 AHYPNOSIA DAT 1 CPT 1 CPA 1 TMA 1 CSF 1 UR I CV 1 Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "C-SECTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/c-section/ (accessed June 22, 2017).