SECTION

Thin slice of tissue, cells, microorganisms, or any material for examination under the microscope. See: cross section. Picture of any portion of a body part which has been attained through methods like computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

SECTION: "A section of the tumor was preserved for microscopic examination."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SECTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/section/ (accessed November 17, 2017).
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