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section in Hospital topic

sectionsection2 AWL verb [transitive]  1 British English to officially force someone with a mental illness to go to a psychiatric hospital, because they are dangerous to themselves or other people2 to separate something into parts Peel and section the oranges.3 technical or medicalCUT to cut a very thin flat piece from skin, a plant etc so that you can look at it under a microscope4 MH medical to cut a part of the body in a medical operation section something ↔ off→ See Verb table