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the act of operating on living animals (especially in scientific research)

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Despite the concerns, more than 500 UK scientists ( including six from Newcastle University ( signed a formal declaration supporting vivisection.
And another Newcastle University academic, Dr Jarrod Bailey, also insisted the practice of vivisection for medical research is flawed.
Roger French, Dissection and Vivisection in the European Renaissance
The author presents, in chronological order, examples of various writers who employed anatomical dissection and vivisection, and for what purposes.