Definition of prosect in English:

prosect

verb

Anatomy
  • with object To dissect (especially a cadaver or part of one) in preparation for anatomical demonstration or research.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary. From classical Latin prōsect-, past participial stem of prōsecāre, after prosector.

Pronunciation

prosect

/prə(ʊ)ˈsɛkt/