Synonyms of 'dissection'
2 analysisDictionary, examination, breakdownthe dissection of my proposals
They collect blood samples for analysis at the laboratory.
They have taken the documents away for examination.
The organisers were given a breakdown of the costs.
His groundbreaking research will be vital in future developments.
He ordered an investigation into the affair.
Closer inspection reveals that they are banded with yellow.
His private life came under media scrutiny.
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The anatomy of a subject or an idea is an examination or investigation of it.
a troubling essay on the anatomy of nationhood
An autopsy is an examination of a dead body by a doctor who cuts it open in order to try to discover the cause of death.
The autopsy report gave the cause of death as poisoning.
Thesaurus for dissection from the Collins English Thesaurus
a dissecting or being dissected