cosection etymology

English word cosection comes from English section, English co-

Detailed word origin of cosection

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
section English (eng) (British) To commit (a person, to a hospital, with or without their consent), as for mental health reasons. So called after various sections of legal acts regarding mental health.. (medical): To perform a cesarean section on (someone).. To cut, divide or separate into pieces. (Canadian) A one-mile square area of land, defined by a government survey.. (NZ) A piece of residential land; a [...]
co- English (eng) (mathematics) of the opposite, of the counterpart; dual. Partner or subordinate in an activity. To the same degree. Together; mutually; jointly.
cosection English (eng) (maths) The left inverse of a morphism.

Words with the same origin as cosection

Descendants of section
The Strip
Descendants of co-
coaction coadjacent coalesce coarchitect cobrand cocultural coenact coexist coherent cohost coincidental comigrate copathogen copilot coplane coproduction coregister coring coseismal cosign cosine costain costar coworker