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					  Sect
To Cut; Seperate
•   Bi sect
•   Dis sect
•   In sect
•   In ter sec tion
•   Sec tion
•   Sec tion al
•   Sec tor
•   Tran sect
•   Tri sect
•   Vi vi sec tion
                              Bisect (v):
• to cut
    – into two pieces.




After I lost the bet, I bisected the dollar in half.
                        Dissect (v):
• to cut
  – apart
  – for investigation.




 During science class, we got to dissect a slimy squid.
                            Insect (n):
• an animal
    – has three separate
    sections to their bodies.




Travis likes to look for insects in the backyard.
                     Intersection (n):
 • a point
     – where two lines or roads
     cut across each other.




I will meet you at the intersection of San Dimas Ave. and Arrow Hwy at 10:00am.
                        Section (n):
• a part
  – Separate of something.




   I need to study for the science section of my test.
                    Sectional (n):
• a couch
  – made of separate
  sections.




  We bought a new sectional for our living room this weekend.
                         Sector (n):
• a part
  – Separate of a society
  group, or area.




  Our sector of the city wanted the woman candidate to win the election.
                       Transect (v):
• to cut
  – across something.




   I will transect the route by going through the field; it will save me 10 minutes.
                          Trisect (v):
• to cut
  – into three separate
  pieces.




  I wasn’t so hungry, so I took the slice of pizza and trisected it.
                  Vivisection (n):
• surgery
  – into a living animal
  – to study organs, tissues,
  or diseases.




  The veterinarian was concerned for the dog and had to perform a vivisection.

				
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